American University, B.B.A., 1994

Widener University School of Law, J.D., 1996

Member of New Jersey State Bar Association

Member of Gloucester County Bar Association


Pennsylvania Supreme Court, New Jersey Superior Court, US District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

US District Court of New Jersey since 1997, Third Circuit Court of Appeals since 2003


Dawn J. Leeds is a life-long resident of Gloucester County. She grew up in Mantua Township and graduated from Clearview Regional High School in 1990. Dawn earned a Bachelor of Arts in Law and Sociology from the American University in Washington DC in 1994. She graduated from Widener University School of Law in 1996 with a Juris Doctor Degree. Dawn was admitted to the bars of the State of New Jersey, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the United States Eastern District Court of Pennsylvania, and the United States District Court of New Jersey in 1997. In 2003 she was admitted to the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.

Dawn currently resides in East Greenwich Township with her husband & children. Since opening her own practice she has primarily concentrated in Family Law, Real Estate, Wills, Traffic Violations, and Municipal Court areas. Dawn is a trained mediator, early matrimonial settlement panelist, and trained child advocate. She is a former Managing Attorney with the law office of Dessen, Moses, and Rositto. She has served as a certified AARP attorney and has done extensive work with Prepaid Legal Plans.