Leatherwood, Valerie L. was born on March 20, 1963 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States.
Villa Julie College (Associate of Arts, 1984). University of Baltimore (Bachelor of Arts, 1987). Loyola Law School (Juris Doctor, 1991).
Worked at Lewis, D'Amato, Brisbois & Bisgaard, LLP (San Francisco, California) specializing in General Civil Trial and Appellate Practice in all State and Federal Courts. Accountants Malpractice. Aircraft and Equipment Leasing.
Antitrust and Trade Regulation. Bankruptcy and Insolvency. Business Law; Compensation and Benefits.
Community Redevelopment Law. Construction Litigation. Corporate; Corporate Finance and Securities.
Domestic Private Finance. Employment and Labor Law. Environmental; Financial Institutions.
Government Relations. Health Care; Insurance Coverage and Regulatory. Intellectual Property.
International Private Finance. International Trade; Litigation, including Complex Business Litigation. Medical Malpractice; Mergers and Acquisitions.
Non-Profit Corporations and Charitable Organizations. Oil and Gas; Personal Injury. Products Liability; Professional Liability.
Public Entity Defense. Real Estate; Securities Class Actions. State and Federal Tax.
Trusts, Estates and Probate. Admitted to the bar, 1991, California. Staff Member, Loyola Law Review, 1990-1991.
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