Leandra Karikari

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Leandra Karikari is an associate attorney at the Warren Law Firm. Prior to joining the Warren Law Firm, Leandra worked as a Mergers & Acquisitions In-house Legal Contractor with a boutique technology and intellectual property law firm. Leandra received her Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Texas – Austin School of Law in May 2016.

During law school, Leandra clerked for numerous law firms and state government agencies gaining experience in a variety of legal fields such as: Products Liability, Insurance Defense, Tax Law, Consumer Protection, Family Law, and Oil and Gas Contracts. In addition to taking classes and working part-time, Leandra was appointed the Technical Editor of the Texas Journal of Women, Law, and Gender and the Fundraising Chair for the Thurgood Marshall Legal Society.

Prior to law school, Leandra received her Bachelors of Arts in Business, Economics, and Public Policy from George Washington University in Washington, DC. Before deciding to pursue a legal career, Leandra worked as a Statistical Research, Education and Meetings Assistant for American Public Power Association, a lobbying firm and trade association in DC.

In her free time, Leandra enjoys reading science fiction and fantasy novels, dancing, traveling overseas, riding rollercoasters, and pursuing her skydiving license.

Practice Areas

Contract Drafting and Disputes
Landlord and Tenant Law
General Business Litigation
Debt Collection

 

Education

J.D., University of Texas – Austin School of Law, 2016

 

  • Texas Journal of Women, Gender, and Law, Technical Editor
  • 2015 American Bar Association Janet D. Steiger Fellow
  • 2015 Margaret Cooper Scholarship Recipient
  • 2014 Austin Bar Association Diversity Fellow

 

B.A., George Washington University, 2012

 

Professional Associations

State Bar of Texas
Austin Bar Association
Austin Young Lawyers Association

Austin Black Lawyers Association