A Fort Worth, Texas native, Leslie attended the University of North Texas, where she studied Business Management, earned an "Outstanding Student" Award, and participate in the Professional Leadership Program. Leslie graduated Cum Laude in May 2000.
Leslie attended law school at Texas Wesleyan School of Law in Fort Worth, Texas. She received academic scholarships and won an award for best appellate brief in a moot court competition. Despite being a single mother who worked while attending law school, Leslie continuously achieved recognition on the Dean's list and graduated in the top 12% of her class. In 2007, Leslie started her own law practice, focusing on litigation, family law, and small business matters. Leslie has provided legal services to a wide variety of businesses including many non-profit organizations such as churches, sports leagues, and charities. She currently serves as general counsel to three local non-profit corporations. Leslie joined Bailey & Galyen in 2014, in our Fort Worth office on Summit Ave. In Leslie's spare time, she volunteers for several local non-profit organizations, such as DFW NORML and the NORML Woman's Alliance of Dallas Fort Worth.
Leslie has recently been designated with a prestigious "Rising Star" award from Super Lawyers magazine.