Ms. Leonard has thirty years of experience in litigation, during which she was a partner with two well-known defense firms in San Diego. Ms. Leonard has vast experience in all phases of litigation, including medical malpractice and professional liability defense. She has defended professionals and insurers in complex, multi-state litigation in both state and federal courts.

Attorney - Of Counsel

Location: 621 2nd Street, Suite B, Encinitas CA 92024
Phone: (760) 943-9040
Fax:     (760) 943-8918


  • University of Texas, School of Law - J.D. 1988
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - B.S. Journalism, 1985

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • California Bar Association, Member
  • United States District Court, Southern District of California, 1989
  • United States District Court, Central District of California, 1991
  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 1995


Judge Pro Tem, San Diego Municipal Court, 1995 - 1998