Leah Christensen is a University of Iowa College of Law graduate who is admitted to practice in California, Wisconsin, and Iowa. She earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Chicago, where she studied East Asian languages with a focus on Chinese.
Ms. Christensen’s professional experience has consisted of work in the courtroom and the classroom. She was a judicial clerk in the Wisconsin Supreme Court before working in a Madison, WI law office, and then served as legal counsel for the Madison Metropolitan School District. Then, she began her career as a legal professor and taught at the University of St. Thomas School of Law in Minneapolis, the Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, and University of San Diego Law School. Before joining the McCune Wright Arevalo, LLP team, Ms. Christensen worked for a multinational law firm in San Diego.
She also has a successful career as a writer. She was the assistant editor of the Iowa Law Review during her time in law school, and since then, has written various legal education books for students.
- University of Chicago, East Asian languages with a focus on Chinese
- J.D., University of Iowa College of Law
- California State Bar
- Riverside County Bar Association
- San Bernardino County Bar Association