Kevin M. Leahy
Kevin M. Leahy
Principal
(314) 766-4462 x801
kleahy@leahywrightlaw.com

AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Subrogation
  • Labor & Employment Issues
  • General Liability Contract

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Illinois
  • Missouri
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois

Kevin M. Leahy has defended the workers’ compensation interests of employers and insurers for 25 years. He has also defended and represented their interests in personal injury and subrogation recovery actions. Mr. Leahy has presented appeals before the Missouri Court of Appeals (Eastern and Western District) and the Illinois Court of Appeals and the Illinois Supreme Court.

He is admitted to practice before the United States District Court, Southern District of Illinois; and United States District Court, Eastern District of Missouri. He is a member of the Missouri Bar, The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis and the Illinois State Bar Association. He has been a guest speaker for Continuing Legal Education Programs and presents in house seminars for Employers and Insurance Companies.

EDUCATION

  • University of Dayton School of Law, Dayton, Ohio
  • Honors: Phi Delta Phi
  • St Louis University, St Louis, Missouri (Mathematics)

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Cardozo Entertainment/Communications National Moot Court Competition, 1984
  • University of Dayton Interschool Moot Court Program, Member, 1984
  • Top Ten Finalist, Hon. Walter H. Rice Intramural Moot Court Competition

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • The Missouri Bar Association
  • The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers (MODL)
  • Defense Research Institute (DRI)

PRO BONO ACTIVITIES

  • Board of Directors, White House Retreat, Inc., 2002 – 2006
  • CYC South County Board of Control Representative, 1998 – Present