McGeorge School of Law

Profile: Leah Adams

Leah Adams
Leah Adams

Class of 2007

Career Advisor

Phone: 916.739.7099


Leah is a 2007 graduate of McGeorge School of Law. Before returning to McGeorge as a Career Advisor, Leah managed her own practice as a criminal defense attorney and family law litigator in the Bay Area. Prior to that, she worked for a litigation boutique law firm in San Jose and as a volunteer attorney with the Pro Bono Project of Silicon Valley. Leah also has experience working for public agencies, including an Arizona public defender and the State of California.

In addition to general career advising and document review (for all class years, all sections, and alumni), Leah is our go-to networking expert and is available to work with students to develop their individual career search and networking plans. She also advises students who may be interested in IP / Patent law careers and small firm or solo career paths.