Director of the Law Library and Associate Professor of Law
Leslie Street is the director of Mercer Law School’s Furman Smith Law Library and associate professor. Street previously served as clinical assistant professor of law and assistant director for public services at the University of North Carolina’s Kathrine R. Everett Law Library. She earned her BA, Magna Cum Laude, and her JD, Cum Laude, from Brigham Young University. She then worked as an Assistant Corporation Counsel for the New York City Law Department in the Bronx Family Court. She next worked as an associate at a firm located in Tacoma, Washington, representing clients in immigration and family law matters. She worked as a volunteer for the Southern Sudanese Community of Washington, providing pro bono immigration assistance for members. In 2008, Leslie obtained her Masters of Library and Information Science from the University of Washington, with a Certificate in Law Librarianship. She then worked as a reference librarian at Georgetown University Law Library before coming to Carolina. Leslie is licensed to practice in New York and Washington.