A second generation lawyer, she joined her father, T.D. Forrester and his firm after graduation. Leah regularly practices in areas of family law specializing in divorce, custody, child support, alimony post-divorce modification and contempt. Her practice also focuses on wills/estates/conservatorships, real estate, business transactions/incorporation, criminal defense and general civil litigation.
Leah is no stranger to the court room and as a practicing attorney has argued cases in Chancery, Circuit, Probate and General Sessions courts throughout west Tennessee. Leah is a municipal judge for the city of Ridgely. She serves on the Board of Directors for CASA (court appointed special advocates). She’s a member of the Tennessee Bar Association and Tipton County Bar Association. Leah is an active member of the Ridgely First United Methodist Church where she serves as chairman of the board of trustees and is on several committees. In her free time Leah enjoys spending time with her family.