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Leslie Gardner


Leslie is an associate at Vinson & Elkins in the Complex Commercial Litigation section. Prior to joining the firm, Leslie clerked for the Honorable Brett Busby on the Texas Fourteenth Court of Appeals. She was a member of the 2016-17 HYLA Leadership Academy Class. As a HYLA Director, Leslie will continue HYLA’s mission in connecting and developing Houston’s young lawyers. Leslie is also a member of the Houston Bar Association and the Garland R. Walker Inn of Court. She received her B.A. from Butler University and her J.D. from The University of Texas School of Law.