Korey Leslie is the Attorney for the Injured.
As an experienced trial attorney, he is privileged to have represented, defended and fought for those accused of criminal wrongdoing in local, state and federal courts. Now he is using that experience to represent the injured. Utilizing 16 years of litigation experience as a York, Pennsylvania attorney gives Korey Leslie an edge in the courtroom.
Drawing from this extensive litigation background, Korey is dedicating his focus and energy to being a voice for victims of sexual abuse and human trafficking. Korey has seen first hand how victims of abuse are left without the means and support to fully recover from the harm inflicted upon them. This has prompted him to advocate with an eye towards enacting meaningful change in the manner in which victims are compensated for their suffering and offending individuals and institutions are held accountable for their actions.
Known for his straight-forward, no-nonsense approach, Korey Leslie is committed to seeking fair and just compensation for victims of workplace accidents, traffic crashes, and serious injuries. Korey is prepared to hold insurance companies and all responsible parties accountable for the pain and suffering his clients endure through no fault of their own. Korey is a fighter in the courtroom who is always prepared and ready to stand up for injury victims.
As a well-respected criminal defense attorney with more than 16 years of experience, Korey Leslie has developed a reputation for being a skilled negotiator and aggressive trial attorney. His success is predicated not only on his preparedness but also on the professional working relationships he has cultivated with the court and court-related personnel, law enforcement, the defense bar, and countless community leaders.
Whether he’s meeting with a client in jail, standing beside his client in the courtroom, or discussing a case with prosecutors or police officers, Korey Leslie is committed to defending the rights of Pennsylvania residents as a York, Pa., lawyer. Korey does not shy away from any case. He believes in the protection of each and every client’s constitutional rights. He handles cases including DUI’s, Thefts, Assaults, Drug Possession & Drug Delivery, Drug Delivery Resulting in Death, and Violent Crimes such as Robbery, and Homicides.
“Oftentimes, people don’t know where to turn and don’t know what’s at stake if they are convicted of a crime,” Mr. Leslie says. “I offer my clients peace of mind, so they know exactly what to expect in each step of the case.”
After graduating in 2000 from Virginia Tech with a bachelor’s degree in business management, Mr. Leslie attended Widener University School of Law in Harrisburg, Pa., where he received his Juris Doctor in 2003.
Soon after, he began his career as a defense attorney in York, PA with the law firm of Nealon Gover and Perry, where he worked full time out of the York office. It was in that setting that he developed the professional relationships that endure today and established himself in the legal community.
In 2007, Korey opened his own York law firm named Korey Leslie Attorney-at-Law, LLC specializing in criminal law and family law. In 2018, Korey moved the firm into its current location, where he is more accessible to clients and closer to the York County Judicial Center.
Mr. Leslie strives to stay on top of new laws and changes in the court system by completing continuing legal education classes each year. He is also death penalty certified, allowing him to fight as a Central PA defense attorney for those facing capital punishment.
He is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the York County Bar Association, and is an associate member of the Dauphin County Bar Association. He is also a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and a member of the Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He serves on the Criminal Justice Act (CJA) Panel for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.
Mr. Leslie is admitted to practice before the Court of Common Pleas of all counties in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. His practice is based in York, PA but he routinely travels to surrounding counties such as Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin and Lancaster as well as regularly representing clients in federal court in the Middle District of Pennsylvania.
In his free time, he works for the community as an elected member of the Fairview Township Board of Supervisors.