Raisa joined City Legal as a legal trainee in 2014. She has been admitted to the bar in 2017 after graduating as a Doctor of Law from the University of Malta in 2016 and this after submitting her thesis entitled Equine Welfare in the Use of Animal and Animal-drawn Vehicles on the Road Regulations.
In the past, Raisa was a member of NGO Young Entrepreneurs and Leaders (YEL) which used to collaborate with student organisation Ghaqda Studenti tal-Ligi to organise court visits for law students. For two consecutive years, Raisa was also involved in the publication of the law journal entitled Id-Dritt.
In 2018, Raisa was one of the youngest lawyers to be appointed as an official curator and legal aid lawyer.
Presently, Raisa is a Partner at City Legal and her main areas of practice comprise criminal and general civil law, as well as litigation and dispute resolution.