Attorney Leah B. Moody
Ms. Leah B. Moody is a native of Rock Hill, South Carolina. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Hampton University and a Juris Doctor from the University of South Carolina School of Law.
Ms. Moody’s practice areas are municipal, probate, civil litigation, and criminal defense in both state and federal courts. She has represented small towns, non-profit and for-profit organizations, and political subdivision agencies in various areas such as contract disputes, monitoring, procurement, disadvantage businesses enterprises certification processes and municipal administration. Also, Ms. Moody represents individuals in criminal proceedings in federal and state courts.
In 2004, Ms. Moody opened her firm to provide legal services to Rock Hill, SC and surrounding communities. Her goal was to provide services to a community that gave so much to her as a child. She has served the Rock Hill community for 11 years through her practice and civic activities.
In July 2002, Ms. Moody entered private practice in Rock Hill by becoming an associate of Rinehart, Matthews, Schiller, Shaw, and Reeves, LLC. Prior to 2002, the Honorable South Carolina Governor James H. Hodges appointed Ms. Moody as his Deputy Legal Counsel. Prior to accepting her appointment from Governor Hodges, Ms. Moody served as Staff Attorney to the Senate Judiciary Committee of the South Carolina Senate, chaired by the late Honorable Don Holland.
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