Lisia Leon

Lisia Leon is a commercial litigator, with an emphasis on employment litigation involving discrimination, wrongful termination, non-competition agreements, trade secrets, and wage/labor issues before federal and state courts as well as arbitration panels and administrative and regulatory bodies. Prior to joining Paduano & Weintraub, Lisia served as law clerk to the Honorable Oliver W. Wanger, Senior Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California, and practiced at a top-tier New York law firm in its corporate department.

BAR ADMISSIONS

New York, U.S. District Court – Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York

EDUCATION

  • University of California, Berkeley (B.A., 1999)
  • Columbia University School of Law (J.D., 2005)
    • Columbia Business Law Review, Staff Member (2003-2004)

ASSOCIATIONS

  • New York State Bar Association
  • Mano a Mano, Board of Directors (2012-2013), Co-Chair (2013)