Leah Roper is a resident of Oklahoma City and an attorney at Leah M. Roper, PLLC, in association with Laird Hammons Laird, PLLC, where she practices employment law, representing employees who have been discriminated against, harassed, unpaid, or otherwise wronged by their employers. Originally from McLoud, Oklahoma, Leah attended Oklahoma State University from 2006 through 2011, graduating cum laude with Bachelors of Arts in Psychology and in Political Science before attending law school at the University of Oklahoma, where she earned her juris doctorate.
Leah graduated with Leadership Oklahoma City’s LOYAL Class XI and subsequently served on the alumni board. Currently, she is also serving on the boards for Community Literacy Centers and the Oklahoma Women’s Coalition. Leah is professionally involved in the National Employment Lawyers Association, and the Oklahoma Employment Lawyers Association. An avid supporter of the arts, Leah volunteers with the Arts Council of Oklahoma City and serves on the steering committee for the Artisans, in addition to co-chairing Opening Night in 2019. Leah also volunteers with the Girls Scouts of Western Oklahoma and deadCenter Film Festival. A long-time supporter of the Plaza District, Leah co-chaired the Plaza District Festival in 2018 and 2019, in addition to serving as chair of the Board of Directors for 2019-2020.
Leah has earned recognition by Super Lawyers in 2017, 2018, and 2019 for her employment litigation work. Leah was recognized by NextGen Under 30 in 2017 and was selected to Forty under 40 by the Oklahoma Gazette in 2018 for her community and litigation work.