Leni joined Lonsdale Law as an articled student in 2011. She was called to the BC bar in May 2012. Leni graduated from the Ateneo de Manila University School of Law with honors. She obtained her Canadian Certificate of Qualification from the National Committee on Accreditation before she immigrated to Canada.
She is fluent in English and Tagalog, and speaks elementary German.
She began her law career as an associate of Baker & McKenzie, working in the Manila (Quisumbing Torres), and briefly, in the Bangkok, Thailand, offices. She moved on to establish her own business and private practice. She also worked in the Philippine Senate as a legal consultant, and with the Department of Tourism as legal counsel in the Office of the Secretary.
In Canada, Leni applies her legal and business experience by working on various family law, business law and civil litigation files.
When she is not lawyering, Leni enjoys hiking, travel, scuba diving and yoga.