2400 Geng Road, Suite 110
Palo Alto, CA 94303
(650) 328-7000

Samantha M. Leschek


Traditional Representation or Litigation

Mediation

Consulting Attorney to Mediation

Collaborative Divorce

Second Opinions

Premarital and Postmarital Agreements

LGBTQ Domestic Partnership and Divorce


Samantha M. Leschek is an associate of the Family Law Group at Lakin Spears and is admitted to practice law in California, Maryland, New Jersey, and the District of Columbia.

Samantha has practiced family law exclusively since 2015. Prior to joining Lakin Spears, she was an associate at a boutique family law firm in Maryland.

Samantha counsels clients through all phases of the divorce process, including post-judgment matters. In addition to traditional divorce representation, Samantha is a mediator and has been trained through the Center for Understanding in Conflict with Gary Friedman. Samantha is passionate about mediation and other alternative dispute resolution techniques to help minimize the emotional and financial costs of a divorce.

While attending law school at Michigan State University College of Law, Samantha earned a certification in Child and Family Advocacy. Through this certification program, she worked in the Chance at Childhood Clinic where she helped to promote, protect, and advocate for the well-being of children and families. Samantha also served as Executive Editor and Managing Editor of Business for the Michigan State University College of Law Journal of Business and Securities Law.

Samantha enjoys spending time with her family and traveling the world.

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B.S., The College of New Jersey, 2012
J.D., Michigan State University College of Law, 2015
M.J., Michigan State University College of Law, 2015


State Bar of California, 2018
State Bar of Maryland, 2015
State Bar of New Jersey, 2015
District of Columbia Bar, 2019
Santa Clara County Bar Association
San Mateo County Bar Association
Collaborative Practice of San Mateo County
International Academy of Collaborative Professionals

Samantha M. Leschek
California Divorce Attorneys, Mental Health Professionals, Financial Planners