LeeAnne was born and raised in Williamsburg, Virginia. She attended Virginia Tech, graduating summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and a minor in Psychology. LeeAnne is also a member of Phi Beta Kappa honor society. After undergrad, LeeAnne returned to her hometown to attend William & Mary Law School. During law school, she was an Articles Editor for the Business Law Review and a member of the Moot Court team.
LeeAnne began her legal career as a Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable T.J. Hauler, Chief Judge of the Chesterfield Circuit Court. Following her clerkship, she relocated to Virginia Beach and worked as a litigation associate at a mid-sized firm, gaining experience in a wide variety of legal areas. LeeAnne saw Parks Zeigler as an opportunity to work for a technologically forward-thinking law firm and to accelerate her legal experience, both outside and inside the courtroom.