Leanne is Regional Director for the UK P&I Club and the UK Defence Club at Thomas Miller, with responsibility for claims and servicing operations in North and South America. She is also President of Fairlead Group Inc, a private investigation company and online platform with operations across the United States.
Based in New Jersey, Leanne is a lawyer with qualifications in New York, Ireland and England and Wales. She obtained her LLB from Trinity College Dublin and holds a certification from the International Group of Protection and Indemnity Clubs P&I (P&IQ) program.
Prior to joining Thomas Miller, Leanne was President and Regional Claims Director of another International Group P&I Club, where she spent 10 years between the New York and London offices. Leanne began her legal career as a solicitor specializing in insurance defence litigation for a law firm in Dublin, Ireland.
Leanne is a Board Director at Erso Capital. Leanne is a member of the Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA), the ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section (TIPS), the Maritime Law Association US, among other maritime industry bodies.