Cranfill Sumner LLP today announced that Elizabeth Leonard (née Larner) has joined the firm’s Charlotte office as an associate attorney. She focuses her practice primarily in Construction Law and civil litigation.

She previously practiced at a civil litigation firm in Charlotte, where she focused on construction law, personal injury, and other general liability matters. Prior to beginning her law practice, she worked as a writer and editor at several magazines and a Washington, D.C.-based newspaper.

She is a graduate of William & Mary Law School, where she served as Articles Editor of the Law Review. She received her bachelor’s degree from Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut.