Robert P. Leeson

Associate

Philadelphia
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Overview

Robert Leeson's developing practice focuses on electrical, mechanical and computer science prosecution. He previously worked as a full-time extern law clerk for the Honorable Richard G. Andrews in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware. Prior to that experience, Robert worked as a full-time intern in a district attorney's office. During his internship, he authored a research paper regarding decision-making on progressive judicial reform, performed witness preparation for trial and observed judicial proceedings.

Robert graduated from the Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law in 2019, were he was a member of Villanova’s joint JD/MBA degree program. Through this program, he was able to work with start-up companies and non-profit enterprises in both a legal and business advisory role. Robert earned his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from The Catholic University in 2016.

Robert maintains an active pro bono practice, assisting individuals facing violations of their civil rights.

Recognitions and Memberships

Recognitions

  • LexisNexis: Legal Research Certificate

Prior Positions

  • The Honorable Richard G. Andrew, U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware: Extern
  • Northampton County District Attorney's Office: Intern

Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • Pennsylvania

Education

  • J.D., Villanova University School of Law, 2019; Corporate Law Society; Intellectual Property Society
  • M.B.A., Villanova University, 2019
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, The Catholic University of America, 2016, magna cum laude