Full Name
Leah Yadegar
Job Title
Corporate Counsel
Company
LRW Group
Speaker Bio
Leah Yadegar is Corporate Counsel for Material Plus, a market research, analytics group. Along with her General Counsel, Leah supports over 1200+ employees in 20 offices around the world. Leah is responsible for enterprise-wide legal, contract negotiation, client and vendor onboarding, and risk management functions spanning across the Group’s 18 entities. Prior to going in-house, Leah was a litigator in a boutique civil litigation practice in Beverly Hills. Leah holds two bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern California, Santa Barbara in History of Public Policy and Sociology (summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa), a J.D. from Pepperdine University School of Law, and a Certificate in A.D.R. from the prestigious Straus Institute.
Before joining the LRW Group, Leah was a litigator in a boutique civil litigation practice in Beverly Hills. Leah has been active on the board of several international non-profit organizations and in 2017-2018 was appointed the Director of the StandWithUs legal fellowship, which provides practical, hands-on legal training to law students from the five Los Angeles based law schools. Leah holds two bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern California, Santa Barbara in History of Public Policy and Sociology (summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa), a J.D. from Pepperdine University School of Law, and a Certificate in A.D.R. from the prestigious Straus Institute.

Outside of her passion for law, business and negotiating, Leah is an avid international traveler, and enjoys skiing, tennis and considers herself a foodie. When she’s not at work, she is busy running after her two young sons and adventuring with her attorney husband.
Leah Yadegar