Leah R. Rhodes

Leah R. Rhodes

Leah R. Rhodes

Metairie, Louisiana

Ms. Rhodes has represented corporations, individuals, and insurers in a wide range of matters in state and federal courts.  She has experience in premises liability, personal injury, auto litigation, construction, admiralty, workers’ compensation, including State, Long Shore and Jones Act claims, and insurance coverage litigation.  She is a member of the New Orleans and Louisiana Bar Associations.

Ms. Rhodes brings 10 years of experience practicing in the fields of insurance defense and coverage prior to joining Burglass & Tankersley.

Ms. Rhodes received her J.D. from Tulane University School of Law School in 2006.  In law school, she was an associate justice on the Moot Court Board and worked as a student attorney representing women and children in Tulane’s pro bono domestic violence clinic. She received her B.A. with honors in Music Performance with a minor in Spanish language from Louisiana State University in 2002.

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana


  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 2006
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rogue, Louisiana
    • B.A.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • Louisiana Bar Association
  • Golden Key Honor Society
  • Phi Alpha Delta legal fraternity