Joining JD Howlette Law as a Litigation Paralegal, Leonardo ("Leo") Barraza brings a wealth of legal expertise and a unique international perspective to the firm. A 2020 graduate from a prestigious law school in Mexico, Leo honed his legal skills as an attorney with a highly reputable Mexican-based law firm for nearly three years. Leo has handled a wide variety of civil, commercial, and constitutional cases in both federal and local courts across Mexico, and he has extensive experience with drafting court documents and assisting with trial preparation.
Intrigued and inspired by the complexities of the U.S. legal system, Leo chose to pivot his career path, aspiring to leverage his extensive legal background in the role of a Litigation Paralegal at JD Howlette Law. Leo is driven by a commitment to safeguard and defend the rights of clients while delivering exceptional legal services in a broad spectrum of litigation areas. Leo's experience and enthusiasm are poised to make a significant impact in our firm’s quest for legal excellence.
Outside of his professional endeavors, Leo is a passionate football enthusiast, enjoys traveling, spending time with his girlfriend, friends, and family, as well as going for a run.