At the annual meeting of the North Carolina Bar Association in Asheville on June 20, 2013, Leto was elected to serve a three year term on the Litigation Section Council. The Litigation Section currently has 2,153 members, who devote a substantial part of their practices to handling cases in court. The section publishes a judges directory, and helps mold the Bar Association’s legislative agenda for presentation to the NC General Assembly. The Section’s members represent both plaintiffs and defendants.
Leto has been serving as co-chair of the Section’s continuing legal education committee for the past year, and has been a member of the section for years.