Leslie M. Day

Leslie M. Day

Galesburg, Illinois
Leslie M. Day is an associate in Barash & Everett’s Galesburg office. Leslie attended the University of Illinois where she graduated with a double major in Psychology and Philosophy in 2009. While at the University of Illinois, Leslie was active in the Marching Illini (Squad Leader), Alpha Omicron Pi, Alpha Lambda Delta, Phi Eta Sigma and the National Society of Collegiate Scholars. She received her law degree from The George Washington University Law School in 2012 where she was a Thurgood Marshall Scholar and a member of The Public Contract Law Journal. While attending law school in Washington D.C., she was involved in many internships and externships, including interning for the Department of Defense, Department of Commerce, and the D.C. Office of the Attorney General.

Areas of Practice

  • 40% Family Law
  • 10% Bankruptcy
  • 40% Real Estate Law
  • 10% Estate Planning

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2012
  • Iowa, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois


  • George Washington University Law School, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D. - 2012
    • Honors: The Public Contract Law Journal, Member
    • Honors: Thurgood Marshall Scholar
  • University of Illinois
    • B.S. - 2009
    • Honors: Marching Illini (Squad Leader)
    • Honors: National Society of Collegiate Scholars
    • Major: Psychology and Philosophy

Representative Clients

  • The Farmers and Mechanics Bank

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member, 2016 - Present
  • Knox County Bar Association, Member, 2016 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Galesburg Noon Lions Club, 2016 - Present


  • Alpha Omicron Pi