Cristal Brisco

Judge, St. Joseph Superior Court | Gibson Board of Advisors
Cristal Brisco


Cristal Brisco is an executive-experienced attorney and state judiciary with a comprehensive legal background and trial court expertise. Her legal experience includes practice with the law firm of Barnes & Thornburg LLP, service as Corporation Counsel for the City of South Bend and Chief Legal Counsel for former Mayor Pete Buttigieg, and service as General Counsel for Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame.

Brisco is a member of the Board of Governors for the Indiana State Bar Association. She is also a member of the Notre Dame Law School Association Board, Centier Bank Board of Directors, and the Community Foundation of St. Joseph County Board.

Brisco earned her law degree from the University of Notre Dame in 2006 and served as captain of the Mock Trial Team (American Trial Lawyers’ Association competition) during her time there.