​​​Leila Lahbabi serves as Lead Counsel for Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT). In this capacity, Lahbabi provides advice on a wide range of legal issues. She also manages the Airport’s legal and regulatory team.

Lahbabi has been employed at CLT for more than 10 years. Her legal experience has included:

  • Senior Assistant City Attorney, Charlotte City Attorney's Office
  • Prosecutor, Mecklenburg County District Attorney’s Office
Her additional professional experience includes:

  • ​Underwriter, Prudential Insurance
  • Caseworker, Mecklenburg County Department of Social Services
Lahbabi holds a Juris Doctor and a Bachelor of Arts with Honors in History, both from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.​​

Professional affiliations:
North Carolina State Bar Association
Mecklenburg County Bar Association (MCB)

Leila Lahbabi