Jax C. Leah is a dedicated, client focused attorney who concentrates her practice in estate planning + corporate law. She joined the firm as a law clerk in 2020 before becoming a licensed attorney in 2022. In her time at K+H she has discovered a passion for developing businesses and wealth that endure the test of time.
Jax graduated Magna Cum Laude from Creighton University School of Law, where she served as a research assistant to a Top 100 Tax Scholar and won the 2021 ABA Midwest Regional Arbitration Competition.
Prior to joining the firm, Jax worked in Human Resources at World’s Finest Chocolate and G2, giving her a thorough understanding of corporate dynamics and the importance of a strong organizational culture. It is this unique perspective that enables Jax to provide person-first advocacy for both corporate and estate planning clients.
Creighton University School of Law
J.D. (Magna Cum Laude) | 2022
Loyola University Chicago
Honors B.B.A. (Magna Cum Laude) | 2018
Major: Business Management
Minor: Spanish Language and Literature
National Association of Women Lawyers Outstanding Student Award | 2022
The Order of Barristers | 2022
Phi Delta Phi Legal Honors Society | 2020
Pro Bono Activities
Creighton’s Poverty Law Pro Bono Clinic
Volunteer with Special Olympics and other local organizations supporting community members with intellectual and developmental disabilities
Co-Author: “Labour and Employment Compliance in the United States, Seventh Edition” International Labour Employment Compliance Handbook | October 2022