Leah K. Burton is the Partner for Cagle Carpenter Hazlewood’s San Antonio, Texas office. Leah previously practiced community association law in Florida for five years, and civil litigation in California for five years. Leah is also licensed to practice law in Tennessee.
Following graduation from college, Leah moved to Austin, Texas to work for a state senator whose dedication to the area of homeowners’ association management planted a seed in Leah that came full circle when Leah was later introduced to the exciting area of community association law.
Leah concentrates her practice on civil litigation involving residential and community associations. Leah represents community associations as general counsel on all aspects of issues involved in the operation and governance of subdivision, condominium and cooperative associations, including compliance with state and federal laws, covenant enforcement, preparation and interpretation of, as well as compliance with governing documents and assessment collection. Leah is also a frequent speaker on topics related to community associations.
Leah is a member of the San Antonio Bar Association and Bexar County Women’s Bar Foundation. She is also a member of the 2019 Class of the Bexar County Women’s Bar Foundation’s LEAD Academy.
Raised in Alaska, Leah graduated from Bucknell University with a double Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature and History and received her Juris Doctor from Southwestern University, where she was a member of the Board of Governors of the Moot Court Program.