Robyn Leonard is a Partner in the San Francisco office of Gordon & Rees and is a member of the Maritime Law practice group. She began her legal practice defending workers’ compensation cases brought under the California Labor Code. Since 2006, she has represented insurance carriers, third-party administrators and self-insured employers in matters arising under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act and its extensions, including the Defense Base Act. She has successfully litigated cases before the Office of Administrative Law Judges and before the Benefits Review Board.
Ms. Leonard earned her undergraduate degree in Business Administration at Ohio State University, and her law degree from University of Denver, Sturm College of Law.
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
Women's International Shipping & Trading Association
Department of Labor Joint Bar Association
Longshore Claims Association
Empire Mock Trial Judge, San Francisco, 2016
Peninsula Humane Society/SPCA, Golf Committee Member (fundraising), 2014-2015
San Francisco SPCA, Volunteer, 2011 to present