Meredith Leeson is an Associate in the Washington, DC office of Buckley Sandler LLP. Ms. Leeson represents financial services industry clients in a wide range of enforcement and litigation matters.
Prior to joining Buckley Sandler, Ms. Leeson was a legal advisor at the Center for Health and Homeland Security where she advised government agencies, public health organizations, and law enforcement on the legal limitations and ramifications of their practices. Ms. Leeson began her professional career as a Certified Public Accountant conducting domestic and international audits and providing litigation consulting services. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Leeson worked at the Baghdad Embassy as a senior auditor in-charge with the Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction where she reported on fraud, waste, and abuse to the United States Congress.
Ms. Leeson received her J.D. from University of Maryland (magna cum laude). While attending law school, Ms. Leeson clerked in South Africa on impact litigation brought before the Constitutional Court, completed international law courses in India, and attended an environmental law seminar in China. She received her B.S. (magna cum laude) and M.S.B. (summa cum laude) from Stevenson University.