Dr. Leigh-Davis is a law professor, retired attorney, and television & media personality. Dr. Leigh-Davis has taught at Cal State University and is a native of Beverly Hills, California. Previously, Dr. Leigh-Davis was Editor-in-Chief of Malibu Magazine; an attorney; an actress; a model; host of the Court TV television show "The Court is in Session;" and a winner of many beauty pageants, including two Ms. California titles.

Currently, Dr. Leigh-Davis is a law professor at Yuin University, and also, a writer, who has a weekly radio show. Dr. Leigh-Davis also appears as a legal analyst and legal commentator on many top television news programs, and is regularly seen on NBC news, CNN, and Fox news.

Dr. Leigh-Davis is an American citizen, with a Brazilian mother and an Austrian father.