October 18, 2016


Leah Montgomery, Esquire

Leah was awarded the first ever Emerging Leader Award by the South Carolina Women Lawyers Association, and was named a Super Lawyers Rising Star in both 2018 and  2019.

Brief Biography:

Leah graduated summa cum laude from the College of Charleston and graduated cum laude from the University of South Carolina School of Law, where she received the distinguished CALI Award for Employment Discrimination Law and Family Law and was a member of The Order of the Wig and Robe.

In 2016, Leah established her own firm, Palmetto Legal Solutions, LLC, so that she could focus on her passion: advising small businesses on employment law compliance and business law issues. Leah embraces the opportunity to learn about her clients’ corporate culture and customize her services to fit their needs. 

  Leah is the Treasurer of the South Carolina Women Lawyers Association, where she previously served as a board member and a Regional Representative. Leah has also served as the Legislative Advisor for a local Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) Chapter, the Coastal Organization of Human Resources, and as a board member for the American Heart Association Waccamaw HeartWalk. She is a member of the Junior League of Charleston, and a 2017 graduate of Leadership South Carolina.

Leah is licensed to practice law in South Carolina and is a member of the South Carolina Bar Association.