Ashleigh practices product liability law with a concentration on medical device and pharmaceutical drugs. Ashleigh is an Associate Attorney in our Minneapolis office, and has assisted in prosecuting these claims first as a law clerk in 2010, then as an attorney in 2012. Ashleigh is licensed in several federal courts as well as Minnesota state court. Ashleigh is the current co-chair of the New Lawyers Section of Minnesota Association for Justice and the current fundraising chair for the New Lawyers Division for American Association for Justice. She is also chair-elect of the LGBT caucus for American Association for Justice. Ashleigh is also a proud recipient of both the Above and Beyond and NLD Excellence Award in American Association for Justice. Ashleigh also serves on the Board of Canine Inspired Change, a non-profit that works with underprivileged youth and therapy dogs.
During law school, Ashleigh volunteered with the Minnesota Justice Foundation, particularly in Street Law, where she worked closely with underprivileged and at-risk youth to help them understand their legal rights and obligations, as well as the basic rights and responsibilities of citizenship in a democratic society. She also was co-chair of Out!law at William Mitchell.
When not in the office, Ashleigh can be found with her friends, on the volleyball court or with her dog Baileigh, who she rescued in 2010.
2013 U.S. District Court (MN)
2014, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
2014, Admitted to practice on an annual basis before the tribal courts of the Prairie Island Indian Community and the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe
2015, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
2016, 8th Circuit Court
J.D. 2012, William Mitchell College of Law
B.A. , B.S., 2008, Winona State University
Ashleigh’s Notable Cases
Ashleigh’s Honors and Awards