General Counsel, Secretary, and Regulatory Compliance Officer, EDP Renewables North America LLC 

Leslie Freiman joined EDP Renewables in 2004 after serving as General Counsel of a power producer in Houston, Texas, and spending 13 years as an attorney at Baker Botts LLP. In 2012, she was named Woman of the Year by the Women of Renewable Industries and Sustainable Energy. In addition to her law degree, Leslie also holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Diversity efforts at EDP include regular bilingual diversity job fairs and three major development programs for employees. 

Joined LCLD 2018 


Highlights of LCLD Participation


Fellows Program
Fellows Nominated:
2018: Ann McDowell


Member: Leslie Freiman 

Diversity Professional: Ann McDowell