Leslie Minora

Associate

minoral@ballardspahr.com
Tel 215.864.8137
Fax 215.864.8999
Philadelphia

Leslie Minora is an associate in the Litigation Department with a focus on media and entertainment law and First Amendment issues. She has experience with matters related to newsgathering and publication, defamation, access to public documents, and both state and federal wiretap acts. Her legal practice is informed by her four years as journalist for publications including The Dallas Morning News, Dallas Observer, and New Times Broward-Palm Beach.

Judicial Clerkships

Hon. Luis Felipe Restrepo, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 2019-2020

Hon. Lawrence F. Stengel, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2017-2018

Judicial Internships

Hon. C. Darnell Jones II, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2015

Hon. David R. Strawbridge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2016-2017

Temple University Beasley School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2017)
Editor-in-Chief, Temple Law Review

Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism (M.S. 2010)

New York University (B.A., cum laude, 2008)

Pennsylvania

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania