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Arthur Alan Leonard

Admiralty and maritime Attorney at Long Beach, CA

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  • State Years
    California - CA 40 years
    Louisiana - LA 42 years
  • Licensed for 40 years
    State CA
    Acquired 1983
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 42 years
    State LA
    Acquired 1981
    Status
    Eligible to Practice Law No misconduct found

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Arthur A. Leonard is a 1981 graduate of Tulane University Law School (cum laude), and has since then been primarily engaged in the practice of admiralty and maritime law and related areas, including personal injury and the claims under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act. He is a member of the bars of the states of Louisiana and California.  

Mr. Leonard has been a proctor member of the Maritime Law Association of the United States since 1982 and is a past member of the Association’s Stevedoring and Terminal Operations Committee. He has been in private practice throughout his career with the exception of several years during which he was in house counsel for a petroleum refining company and marine fuel terminal company.

Mr. Leonard has served as lead counsel in jury and non jury trials in the State and federal courts of California, has participated in jury trials in the federal courts of Louisiana, and is a past participant of the Los Angeles County Bar Association’s Trial Attorney Project. He has also handled a number of cases before the appellate courts of California, Louisiana and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Reported cases include: Sanborn v. Oceanic Contractors, Inc., 448 So.2d 91 (La. 1984); Mori Seiki USA, Inc. v. M.V. Alligator Triumph, 990 F.2d 444 (9th Cir. 1993); Freeman & Mills, Inc. v. Belcher Oil Co., 11 85 (1995); Motorola, Inc. v. MSAS Cargo Intern., Inc., 42 F.Supp. 2d. 952 (N.D.Cal. 1998); Dependable Highway Exp., Inc. v. Navigators Ins. Co., 498 F.3d 1059 (9th Cir. 2007); and City of Long Beach v. Stevedoring Services of America, 157 672 (2007).

Mr. Leonard is AV rated by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating from the primary national legal rating service.

Location

Aleccia & Mitani
One World Trade Center
Suite 1840
Long Beach, CA, 90831

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Resume

AVVO RATING 8.0 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Aleccia & Mitani
  • 2012 - Present
  • Attorney at Law, Of Counsel
  • Law Offices Of Charles D. Naylor
  • 2009 - 2012
  • Attorney at Law
  • Forgie & Leonard, LLP
  • 1985 - 2012

Education

  • Tulane Univ Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1981
  • Univ of California Santa Barbara
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1976

Associations

  • State Bar of California
  • Member
  • 1983 - Present
  • Maritime Law Association of the United States
  • Proctor Member
  • 1982 - Present
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1981 - Present
  • Maritime Law Association Stevedoring & Terminal Operations Committee
  • Member
  • 1982 - 1983
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Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2011
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2010
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2009
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2008
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2007
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2006
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2005
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2004
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2003
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2002
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2001
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2000
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 1999
  • Cum Laude
  • Tulane University School of Law
  • 1981
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Speaking Engagements

  • Signal Mutual 2015 Conference
  • Experts and ethics
  • 2015

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Long Beach Admiralty and maritime Lawyer Arthur Alan Leonard
Arthur Alan Leonard
Admiralty and maritime Attorney
Long Beach, CA
Licensed for 42 years