Leslie T. Tan

Ms. Tan practices in Martin, Disiere, Jefferson & Wisdom’s Labor and Employment and Insurance Sections.  Ms. Tan represents employers in court and administrative proceedings on matters including discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, retaliation, non-compete, and misappropriation of trade secret issues. She also counsels clients on termination and discipline matters, personnel procedures, workplace investigations, and employer policies and handbooks.  Her insurance practice focuses on first and third party coverage issues and bad faith litigation arising out of homeowners, auto, life, and commercial liability and property policies. Ms. Tan practices in state and federal courts throughout Texas


Martin, Disiere, Jefferson & Wisdom, L.L.P., February 2008 – present

Taylor, Taylor & Russell (formerly Taylor & Taylor, L.L.P.), September 2004 – February 2008

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Texas

Houston Bar Association

Texas Bar Foundation, Fellow

Houston Bar Foundation, Fellow

Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit

Honors & Awards

Named to the Texas Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers®, a Thomson Reuters business, as featured in Texas Monthly and Texas Rising Stars magazines (2011-2019)

Seminars & Speaking Engagements

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Niels Esperson Building
808 Travis
Suite 1100
Houston, TX 77002
T: 713.632.1714
F: 713.222.0101



The University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 2004

The University of New South Wales School of Law, 2003

Rice University, B.A., cum laude, 2001