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Leila concentrates her practice on public finance and economic development law in connection with tax-exempt and taxable bond financings.

Selected Memberships & Affiliations

  • Barclay Damon's Women's Forum
  • Albany Law School Latin American Law Students Association, Former Treasurer
  • Albany Law School Business Law Society, Former Member


  • French

Prior Experience

  • The Legal Project, Human Trafficking and Domestic Violence, Pro Bono Scholar
  • Barclay Damon LLP, Summer Associate
  • Nixon Peabody LLP, Legal Intern
  • Honorable Lawrence E. Kahn, US District Court for the Northern District of New York, Legal Intern
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb, Corporate Governance and Securities Legal Intern
  • Digitas North America, Analyst

Selected Honors

  • Albany Law School, Pro Bono Scholar

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We’re excited to announce Barclay Damon’s combination with Washington DC–based Shapiro, Lifschitz & Schram. SLS’s 10 lawyers, three paralegals, and four administrative staff will join Barclay Damon while maintaining their current office in DC’s central business district. Our clients will benefit from SLS’s corporate, real estate, finance, and construction litigation experience and national energy-industry profile, and their clients from our full range of services.

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