Heather has been working as a paralegal for 22 years in various environments and jurisdictions. For the first 15 years of her career, she worked for solo practitioners in general practice offices in Iowa and Illinois. Heather also worked for the Federal Public Defender in Cedar Rapids, Iowa for three years. She spent three years supporting the general counsel and claims management of United Fire Group, a national insurer headquartered in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Heather moved to Pennsylvania in 2016 and worked in the Litigation Department at a York based law firm before joining McNees in 2020.