Justin grew up in Edwardsville and currently resides in St. Louis, Missouri where he attends St. Louis University School of Law. He will graduate early from SLU Law in December of 2018 and take the bar exam in February of 2019. Justin attended Edwardsville High School and played for the Tiger Tennis team, earning a 4th place finish at state in boy’s doubles in 2012.
Justin completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Illinois and received his bachelor’s degree in History in 2016. He was the third generation of the Leskera family to attend and graduate from the University of Illinois. Justin is an avid fighting Illini fan and attends football and basketball games each year. He also enjoys attending St. Louis Blues and Cardinals games.