On July 1, 2012, Leslie was appointed to lead the firm as our Firm Managing Partner. Leslie has practiced in the area of workers’ compensation for over 20 years. The California State Bar recognizes Leslie as a certified specialist. She represents employers and insurance carriers with respect to workers’ compensation claims and related matters. Ms. Tuxhorn also represents employers with respect to allegations of serious & willful misconduct as well as claims of unlawful discrimination brought pursuant to Labor Code section 132a.
Leslie holds a Bachelor of Science degree in law from Western State University, Fullerton, and she graduated law school there in 1990 with honors. She joined Hanna Brophy in 1995 and has been a partner since 2000.
Her professional memberships include the California State Bar, the Shasta County Bar, the California Workers’ Compensation Defense Attorneys Association, and the State Bar Board of Legal Specialization.