About Leah Rush Easterby
Leah Rush Easterby graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in 2004, with a B.A. in English. She obtained her Juris Doctor from South Texas College of Law Houston in 2007. While attending law school, Leah was Assistant Editor for South Texas Law Review and an active participant in appellate advocacy. In 2006, Leah was awarded a Scribes Legal Writing Award for her appellate brief on international law.
After law school, Leah focused on legal writing in various practice areas, including topics like arbitration award enforcement, sovereign immunity, and the constitutionality of Texas’s hazing statute. She recently worked as a Legal Editorial Assistant with O’Connor’s publishing company and is currently a Freelance Legal Writer with Internet Brands, Inc. Leah has worked primarily with personal injury plaintiffs and has also helped clients with estate planning, probate matters, and family law disputes. Leah is also a volunteer lawyer with the American Civil Liberties Union and advocate for human rights. She does not take insurance defense cases.
Leah also has some experience as a community organizer and event promoter. In her free time, she enjoys sewing, traveling, and reading.