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Leah’s practice involves a broad range of commercial real estate matters, including retail and office leasing, representing both landlords and tenants. She also represents clients in zoning and land use matters, assisting with drafting applications and appearing before local zoning and planning boards. Leah graduated cum laude from the University of Connecticut School of Law.

Credentials

Work Experience

  • Hinckley Allen
    • Associate (2016-Present)
  • Brown Jacobson
    • Associate (2013-2015)
  • Clinic: Human Rights and Asylum
    • Legal Assistant
  • Clinic: Energy and Environmental Law Practice
    • Legal Assistant
  • Mirick O'Connell
    • Legal Administrative Assistant

Charitable & Civic Involvement

  • Connecticut College, Volunteer Women's Basketball Coach

Professional Affiliations

  • NFA Corporator
  • Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Society

Bar Memberships

  • Connecticut
  • Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Court
  • Massachusetts

News & Insight

Publication

Repurposing CT's Industrial Real Estate for the E-Commerce Age

April 2, 2018

Leah C. Rubega and Thomas W. Madonna, Jr. share five ways that Connecticut's industrial real estate can be repurposed to prosper in the ecommerce-age.

Publication

Retail’s Increasing Need for Industrial and Warehouse Space

March 1, 2018

It is no secret that the expansion of Amazon and e-commerce has had a significant effect on the retail and real estate industry.  Not only has the rise in e-commerce changed the way some consumers shop, it has also changed the expectation for when consume…

Case Study

Hinckley Allen Helps St. Francis Hospital Secure Zoning Needed for $26.5 Million Hartford Orthopedic Center

Hinckley Allen represented St. Francis Hospital in successfully securing the zoning amendment and zone change required for a $26.5 million, 33,000-square-foot outpatient orthopedic center in Hartford. This Ambulatory Surgery Center will offer knee, hip and…

Events

Past Event

Guide to Opportunity Zones in Massachusetts

June 19, 2019

Jeff Groshek and Leah C. Rubega will discuss "Opportunity Zones: How they work and what will be the winning process in Massachusetts?" at the Realtors Commercial Alliance of MA June Meeting. Commercial real estate professionals will be provided with an upd…

Past Event

ICSC New England Retail Connection 2018

March 7, 2018

We hope to see you at the Hartford International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Retail Connection. The New England Retail Connection is the one-stop for education, networking and deal making designed for retail real estate professionals seeking to d…

Past Event

ICSC New England Retail Connection

March 8, 2017

We hope to see you at the Hartford International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Retail Connection. The New England Retail Connection is the one-stop for education, networking and deal making designed for retail real estate professionals seeking to de…

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