Leighanna Comstock is a Public Policy Advisor for the Federal Public Law Group of Locke Lord LLP in Washington, D.C. where she works on a broad spectrum of client issues with a particular emphasis on health care and transportation as well as new policy areas in the world of high-technology.
Leighanna graduated from George Washington University, magna cum laude, after which she joined the office of Congressman Dave Reichert from the State of Washington, a senior member of the House Ways and Means Committee. She quickly moved into a senior staff position where her responsibility included overseeing all communications.
During her tenure, Congressman Reichert chaired the Human Resources Subcommittee and the Select Revenue Measures (now Tax Policy) Subcommittee. She worked with the Committee on several critical projects, including a major legislative push to combat human trafficking and outreach efforts to support trade promotion authority. Leighanna also worked on other key issues including: transportation, tax reform, judiciary, tech, energy, and health care.