Leigh Porter's practice includes general civil litigation, employment law, representation of educational institutions, governmental entities, and various businesses.
As a litigator, Ms. Porter has extensive trial experience in state and federal courts. Ms. Porter represents a number of companies and individuals in litigation involving various commercial, contractual, employment, and real estate matters. Ms. Porter also serves as general counsel for a number of local companies in employment matters and contractual disputes.
Ms. Porter serves as general counsel for several local and regional community colleges, junior colleges, and the colleges’ foundations.
As a representative for institutions of higher education, Ms. Porter provides transactional and compliance counseling in a variety of matters, including contracts, bidding laws, leases, inter-local agreements, open records and open meetings as well as representing these entities in litigation. Ms. Porter also advises these entities regarding employment, student, civil rights, and privacy matters.