Fisher Phillips, a national labor and employment law firm representing employers, announces the addition of Kris Leonhardt as associate in its Phoenix office. Leonhardt represents clients in a variety of employment law matters. She joins the firm from Owens & Perkins, where she previously practiced family, civil and criminal law.
Leonhardt has received a number of accolades in her career, including “Client Championship Gold” and “Client Distinction Award” by Martindale-Hubbell and “Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyers in Arizona” by National Trial Lawyers. She is a member of, and volunteer for, the Maricopa County Bar Association.
She earned her J.D., cum laude, (2008) from Arizona State University’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, where she was a Pedrick Scholarship Recipient, worked for the Arizona Justice Project and participated in the ASU Lodestar Mediation Clinic. Leonhardt earned her B.A., cum laude, (2005) from Indiana University-Bloomington.
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