Leslie Pescia began working at Beasley Allen in May 2012 as a law clerk in our Consumer Fraud Section. In October 2013, she joined Beasley Allen as an attorney after passing the Alabama Bar Exam. She is currently an attorney in our Consumer Fraud section, working on class actions, antitrust issues, and whistleblower claims. She previously worked in our Toxic Torts section, handling cases related to the BP Oil Spill litigation.
Leslie attended Auburn University, graduating cum laude with her B.A. degree in 2009. She earned her J.D., graduating magna cum laude, from Thomas Goode Jones School of Law in 2013. She was a Knabe Scholar, won four Best Paper awards, and was named 2013 Advocate of the Year for the law school. She was also Champion of the Regionals for the National Appellate Advocacy Competition, second place Best Advocate at the August A. Rendigs Competition, and won Best Brief at Mercer Legal Ethics Competition. She was a Student Bar Association Senator for two years, a member of the Board of Advocates Executive Council and a Jones School of Law Student Ambassador.
During law school, Leslie clerked with Justice Greg Shaw of the Supreme Court of Alabama and the Alabama Attorney General's Office. She also worked with Circuit Judge Christopher Hughes for the 37th Judicial District of Alabama and as a research assistant at Jones School of Law.
Leslie is a member of the Alabama State Bar, Alabama State Bar Young Lawyers Section, Hugh Maddox Chapter of American Inns of Court, Alabama Association for Justice, American Association for Justice, Montgomery County Bar Association, and the Montgomery Volunteer Lawyers Program. She is also a member of the Montgomery Lion's Club and the Auburn Alumni Association.
Leslie was raised in Scottsboro, Ala., and now lives in Montgomery with her two dogs, Toby and Tucker. She is a member of Church of the Highlands.
- U.S. District Court, Middle District of Alabama
- U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama
- Alabama State Bar
- Alabama State Bar Young Lawyers Section
- Montgomery County Bar Association
- Alabama Association for Justice
- American Association for Justice
- Hugh Maddox Chapter, American Inns of Court
- Auburn Alumni Association
- Thomas Goode Jones School of Law (J.D. 2013)
- Auburn University (B.A. 2009)