Jeanne M. Leconte
Jeanne M. Leconte, is a South Florida local who earned her bachelor’s
degree in Political Science,
cum laude, from Florida International University. She was named a member of the
Golden Key International Honor Society and the Delta Iota Epsilon Honor
Society for her academic distinction. After graduation, Jeanne worked
at law firms where, in her roles as paralegal and law clerk, she gained
broad experience in different areas of law such as mass tort, immigration,
and transactional law and litigation.
Committed to a life goal of helping people and making a real difference
in this world for herself, her family, and her community, Jeanne pursued
a law degree at St. Thomas University School of Law and received honors
such as the Book Award in Family Law and the Florida Bar Award for Outstanding
Labor and Employment Law Student.
In law school, Jeanne interned for Legal Services of Greater Miami and
was a member of the Public Interest Law society, both organizations providing
humanitarian and financial assistance to indigent communities in South
Florida. Jeanne earned her Juris Doctorate degree in 2017 and expects
to be sworn in as a Florida Licensed attorney in the coming months.