Ms. Leah M. Stevens-Block

Ms. Leah M. Stevens-Block: Attorney with Sheehan & Sheehan, P.A.

Biography

Leah M. Stevens-Block is an associate of the firm and a newly-admitted member of the New Mexico Bar. Leah M. Stevens-Block graduated magna cum laude from the University of New Mexico School of Law in 2013 and is a member to the Order of the Coif.

As a law student, Ms. Stevens-Block was the recipient of the A.H. McLeod Award, which recognizes excellence in advocacy, and granted the Dean's Award for outstanding contributions to the law school community. She was a finalist in the New Mexico Court of Appeals Appellate Advocacy Tournament during her first year of law school, and was a semifinalist at the Texas Young Lawyers Association's National Trial Competition in 2013. In addition, Ms. Stevens-Block has served as a teaching assistant for two legal writing classes and as the managing editor of the Tribal Law Journal.

Prior to joining Sheehan & Sheehan, Ms. Stevens-Block worked as both a law clerk and associate attorney in an Albuquerque based federal criminal defense and civil litigation firm, where she gained experience in business litigation and white-collar criminal defense.

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Construction Law
  • Professional Licensing
  • Professional Licensing Regulation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(505) 247-0411  Phone
(505) 842-8890  Fax
SheehanSheehan.com
University Attended:
Northern Illinois University, B.A., Anthropology, with honors, 2000; Northern Illinois University, M.A., 2001
Law School Attended:
University of New Mexico School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2013
Year of First admission:
2013
Admission:
2013, New Mexico, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico and U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Memberships:
State Bar of New Mexico; American Bar Association; The Bar Association of the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico.
Birth Information:
Salt Lake City, Utah, 1978
ISLN:
922040870

Peer Reviews

  • 4.5/5.0 (17 reviews)
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.5/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.7/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.7/5.0
  • Communication

    4.6/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.2/5.0
  • 4.6/5.0 Rated by a Government Counsel on 04/20/17 in Construction Law

    Leah is an excellent young lawyer with whom I enjoy working. She is a great asset to the team which represents my client, a state agency.

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Government Counsel on 04/14/17 in Employment Law

    Poised and graceful, Ms. Stevens-Block is knowledgeable, versatile, personable, and a pleasure to work with.

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