Tee Leitner is a Union County native. Tee grew up in Monroe and graduated from Monroe High School. He received his law degree from the University of Mississippi School of Law and his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Upon graduating from law school in 2011, Tee worked in private practice and then joined the Union County District Attorney’s Office in 2012 as an Assistant District Attorney. Tee is licensed in North Carolina and in the federal court in the United States Western District of North Carolina.
Tee is an experienced trial attorney, having tried cases in district, superior and federal court. As a prosecutor, Tee tried over 30 jury trials ranging from misdemeanors to first degree murder. In 2016, Tee opened his law firm Leitner Law where he has focused his work in Criminal Defense, DWI, Family Law and Civil Litigation.
Tee previously served in each officer position for the Union County Bar and currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Union County Council for Aging. He lives in Monroe with his Wife, Andrea, and their children. Tee enjoys playing golf and spending time with his family.