• Member of Investopedia's Financial Review Board
  • Member of Investopedia’s Anti-bias Review Board
  • Expatriate Tax Advisor 
  • World Trade Center Institute Fellow (2020)
  • NAACP Economic Development Committee, Baltimore City
  • 2020 Baltimore Magazine Thought Leader
  • 2020 Member of Baltimore Magazine Face of Baltimore Class
  • Juris Doctor, University of MD School of Law

Experience

Lea received her formal legal education from the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law (the nation's third oldest Law School) and attended Morgan State University for her undergraduate studies where she graduated summa cum laude. Lea holds a Juris Doctor and holds both a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Arts from each institution respectively.

Garnered with both her academic and professional experience, Lea intends to impact the world by pursuing economic justice. Her life pursuit is to develop policies that will enable Americans to have a sufficient economic foundation upon which each person can have a dignified, productive, and creative life.

Lea's passion for tax law and economic justice drove her to establish L.A.W. Tax Resolution Services, LLC located in Baltimore, MD, where she helps clients to navigate their personal income taxes and associated tax matters. Lea also has served as a Tax Law Researcher, a Tax Change Analyst, and most recently as an Expatriate Tax Advisor. She has also contributed thought Leadership with Baltimore Magazine and has been recognized as a 2020 Face of Baltimore. Through her work, Lea has firsthand experience of the interaction between taxes, personal finances and the law.

Lea hopes to use her knowledge, skill, and fortitude to further help her clients base and impact the lives of citizens both nationally and internationally.

Education

Lea received her formal legal education from the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law (the nation's third oldest Law School) and attended Morgan State University for her undergraduate studies where she graduated summa cum laude. Lea holds a Juris Doctor and also holds both a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Arts from each institution respectively.