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About Jeffrey R. Leight, Esq.

Jeffrey Leight is an attorney in Kahana Feld’s Irvine office. His practice focuses on general liability, premises liability, complex personal injury, and products liability claims. His clients have included Fortune 500 corporations, insurance companies, homeowners’ associations, general contractors, and manufacturing companies. He frequently counsels his clients on risk management and legal strategies.

Mr. Leight has considerable litigation experience, including taking and defending approximately 500 depositions. He has obtained numerous favorable settlements for his clients in various litigated and pre-litigated matters. He also has obtained dismissals through dispositive motions, including motions for summary judgment.

Mr. Leight earned his J.D. from Southwestern University School of Law. He is admitted to the United States District Court – Central District of California and has considerable experience defending federal court matters. Mr. Leight also has a background in finance and accounting.

In his free time, Mr. Leight enjoys traveling with his wife, backpacking in the Sierra Nevadas, and flying a Diamond DA-40 single engine aircraft.

Education

  • Southwestern University School of Law (Juris Doctor)
  • California Baptist University (Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Cum Laude)

Admissions

  • State Bar of California
  • United States District Court – Central District of California