2100 S Patterson Blvd • Dayton, OH 45409 • (937) 294-5959  

Miranda R. Leppla

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Miranda is an associate at Leppla Associates, Ltd., and a native of the Dayton area.

Education:

Miranda R. Leppla is a graduate of The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law (Cum Laude). Miranda attended The University of Chicago and graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Arts in Law, Letters & Society. During law school, Ms. Leppla clerked for the United States District Attorney’s Office as well as the Equal Justice Foundation. She was the Editor-in-Chief of the Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, and was awarded a Public Service Fellow designation, with honors, upon graduation. During her time at The University of Chicago, she competed as a member of the varsity soccer and softball teams.

Prior to joining Leppla Associates, Ms. Leppla was a litigation associate for several years at a large law firm in Columbus, Ohio, focusing on business and environmental litigation.

Her notable experience includes:

  • Successfully representing a wine distributor in an injunction hearing before the Southern District of Ohio
  • Successfully representing developers before the Ohio Power Siting Board in obtaining construction permits for wind farms in the State of Ohio, including defending permit issuance on appeal to the Supreme Court of Ohio
  • Representing clients in obtaining approvals from the Ohio Power Siting Board for various projects
  • Litigating a variety of breach of contract matters in Ohio and on a nationwide basis
  • Participated in mediation of a class action lawsuit related to property rights on behalf of Ohio landowners

Professional and Community Activities:

Ms. Leppla is a member of the Board of Trustees for New Directions Career Center, a non-profit whose mission is to provide career counseling, employment-related education and services to women in transition to help them achieve and maintain economic self-sufficiency. She is also a member of:

  • The Chief Justice Thomas J. Moyer American Inn of Court
  • Ohio Association for Justice
  • Dayton Bar Association
  • Central Ohio Association for Justice
  • Sierra Club – Ohio Chapter

Personal Note:

Ms. Leppla is an outdoor enthusiast and cyclist. Each summer since 2011, she has participated in Pelotonia, a grassroots bike tour which raises millions of dollars to fund cancer research at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Professional Profile

Practice areas: Civil Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Medical Malpractice; Personal Injury; Environmental Law; Land Use; Probate; Ethics; Employment.
Admitted: 2010, Ohio and U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio & Northern District of Ohio
Law School: The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, J.D., cum laude
College: The University of Chicago, B.A. (with honors)

Locations

Dayton Office
2100 S. Patterson Blvd.
Wright Brothers Station
P.O. Box 612 Dayton, OH 45409-0612
Phone: (937) 294-5959
Fax: (937) 294-4411

Florida Satellite Office
7050 SW 106th Place
Ocala, FL 34476-5704

Germantown
Phone: (937) 855-4222