Leland Abide

Attorney

Leland is an associate attorney at Johnson Becker, PLLC.  Leland works exclusively in litigation, focusing his practice on mass-tort and product liability litigation.

Leland graduated magna cum laude from Mitchell Hamline School of Law, where he was a staff member on the Law Review and participated in the Rosalie E. Wahl Moot Court competition. During law school, he had the privilege of interning for The Hon. Franklin Noel at the Minnesota District Court, and with The Hon. Denise Reilly at the Minnesota Court of Appeals.

Before going to law school, Leland worked as a public school teacher in rural Arkansas through Teach For America. As a lawyer, he uses his teaching skills to break down complex legal issues into terms that help clients understand their case.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Exclusively representing Plaintiffs in the following types of cases:

  • Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Litigation
  • Mass Tort Litigation
  • Product Liability

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Bar Association

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Minnesota, 2016
  • District of Minnesota, 2016

EDUCATION

  • Mitchell Hamline School of Law, Juris Doctor St. Paul, MN 2016
  • University of Minnesota, Bachelor of Science Minneapolis, MN 2011