Leigh has been a public-interest attorney for over 17 years, including serving as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Georgia, a Guardian ad Litem for seniors in Mecklenburg County, and a staff attorney at Charlotte's Council for Children's Rights.
Her efforts have helped:
Victims of discrimination in rental properties
Homeowners who were price-gouged after a natural disaster
18,000 victims of mail fraud, securing a $21 million judgment
At-risk children, seniors, and adults with disabilities
Leigh is a proud Democratic woman. She is the chair for her neighborhood's precinct and an officer in the Democratic Women of Mecklenburg County.
Leigh and her husband are the parents of three boys who attend CMS schools and a sweet 4-year-old puppy.