Leigh is a Consultant in the Armed Forces and Employment law team. Following qualification as Solicitor in Scotland, Leigh was commissioned into the Army Legal Services in 1994. During a career which focussed on providing legal advice on the military discipline system and administrative policy, Leigh specialised in the Service Complaints system. When she retired from the Army in 2012, Leigh was the senior legal advisor in the Service Complaints Wing.
After 18 years in the Army, Leigh joined Parker Bullen where she specialises on assisting servicemen and veterans with all aspects of military legal issues. This includes Service Complaints, Administrative Action, Pay and Allowance disputes, Continuity of Education Allowance, Pension and Armed Forces Compensation Scheme claims for all three Services. In addition Leigh advises in employment law, sport law and regulatory issues.
LLB (Hons) 1991; Diploma in Legal Practice 1992; Trainee solicitor McNeil and Co; qualified as Solicitor in Scotland 1994; Notary Public 1994.
Commissioned Army Legal Services 1994; promoted Major 1997 and Lieutenant Colonel 2002. Retired 2012.
Joined Parker Bullen LLP 2013; Consultant 2016.