Leena Joseph was born and raised in Houston, Texas and attended the University of Houston where she obtained her Bachelors of Business Administration in Finance, cum laude. Thereafter, Ms. Joseph went on to earn her law degree at Rutgers University in Camden, New Jersey.
Upon graduating from law school, Ms. Joseph began her practice working on behalf of insurance companies defending their insureds in motor vehicle accidents, trucking accidents and premises liability cases. As an insurance defense attorney for many years, Ms. Joseph gained a wealth of experience, knowledge and insight into how insurance companies assess claims and defense strategies. Since transitioning to helping injury victims four years ago, Ms. Joseph has first-chaired nearly 30 trials, many of which resulted in excess judgments.
Most recently, Ms. Joseph obtained a verdict of $526,971.00 in a work injury case.
Ms. Joseph is a member of the American Association for Justice, Houston Trial Lawyers Association, Texas Trial Lawyers Association and is also a fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation. While not being a force in the courtroom, Ms. Joseph spends time with her three children, working out and enjoying Houston’s restaurant scene.
- Bachelor of Business Administration, 2001, cum laude, University of Houston, Houston, Texas
- Juris Doctorate, 2005, Rutgers School of Law, Camden New Jersey
- State Bar of Florida, 2005
- State Bar of Texas, 2012
- Admitted to Practice in the Southern District of Texas