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Leah R. Carlson

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Practice Areas

  • Criminal Law
  • Family Law


Leah R. Carlson joined Ohnstad Twichell in September 2019. Leah grew up on a farm near Glenburn, North Dakota. She graduated from North Dakota State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in 2011. In 2014, Leah graduated from Drake University Law School in Des Moines, Iowa. Before joining Ohnstad Twichell, Leah practiced family law and spent time as a public defender at both the state and federal level. She concentrates her practice in the area of criminal defense. In her free time, Leah enjoys spending time with her family and friends, cooking, and barre classes.


  • Drake University Law School, Des Moines, Iowa
    • 2014
  • North Dakota State University
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science - 2011
    • Major: Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • North Dakota
  • Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court District of North Dakota

Professional Associations

  • Cass County Bar Association
  • Ronald N. Davies Inns of Court
  • State Bar Association of North Dakota
  • Young Lawyers Section of SBAND

Current Employment Position

  • Associate Attorney