Leandro R. Area


contact information

phone: 504-581-3838
direct: 504-412-6268
fax: 504-412-6368

704 Carondelet Street
New Orleans, 70130-3774



Leandro “Rylee” Area is a native New Orleanian. He attended Benjamin Franklin High School, obtained his Bachelor of Science in finance from Louisiana State University in 2008, and a Juris Doctor and Graduate Diploma in Comparative Law from Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University in 2012. Rylee’s practice includes wills, trusts and estates, legal professional liability, civil rights, employment discrimination, construction, business law and litigation.


Louisiana State University (B.S. finance 2008)
Louisiana State University (J.D., C.L. 2012)
Admitted to the Bar: 2012

professional associations

Louisiana State Bar Association
New Orleans Bar Association
New Orleans Association of Defense Counsel
Covington Bar Association
Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit
National Hispanic Bar Association
NBI, Inc.

areas of practice