Leah Sykes is a partner and founder at Andor Law. Leah serves housing providers in all legal aspects of property management, focusing in particular on compliance, legislative matters, education and housing discrimination defense.
Leah advises both affordable and for-profit housing providers, with a great depth of knowledge of the interplay between federal, state and local agencies and regulations. She has expanded her strong litigation background to include preventative methodologies for clients including management, business structure, corporate training, and best practices to stay compliant with the ever-changing legal landscape.
Additionally, Leah serves in various capacities to support the housing industry. In 2015, she helped establish an annual educational “Fair Housing Fair” in conjunction with Multifamily Northwest (where she serves as a board member) and regularly collaborates with other housing organizations and advocates regarding organizational and industry forms and standards.
U.S. District Court, District of Oregon
J.D., Lewis and Clark Law School, 2001 (scholarship)
B.A., Simon Fraser University, 1997 (scholarship)