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Lisia Leon

Of Counsel

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.

Education

  • University of California, Berkeley, B.A., 1999

  • Columbia University School of Law, J.D., 2005

    • Columbia Business Law Review, Staff Member, 2003-04

Admissions

  • New York, U.S. District Courts.

  • Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York

Associations

  • New York State Bar Association

  • Mano a Mano, Board of Directors (2012-13), Co-Chair (2013)