Leech Tishman Partner Heather Heidelbaugh Receives National and Local Awards

Heidelbaugh Receives 2015 Republican National Lawyers Association Betty Murphy Award and is Honored with 2015 Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office Woman of Achievement Recognition

Leech Tishman would like to congratulate Heather Heidelbaugh for her recent recognitions by the Republican National Lawyers Association and the Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office.

Heather was chosen as the sole recipient of the Republican National Lawyers Association (“RNLA”) 2015 Betty Murphy Award. She received the award during the RNLA’s 30th Annual National Policy Conference that took place in March at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. Heather was selected for the Betty Murphy Award for being “an unsung hero, member, trailblazer, with entrepreneurial spirit, a community service leader, and an organization builder who inspires others’ efforts.” Heather has been involved with the RNLA since 2000. She founded the RNLA’s Pittsburgh Chapter. As the 2nd-longest serving member of the organization, she has served as RNLA Membership, Professional Services, and Election Education Vice Presidents. She was most recently RNLA’s national Co-Chair. To read more, please click here.

Heather was also recently recognized as a 2015 Woman of Achievement at the 10th Annual Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office Women of Achievement Awards that took place in March at the Omni William Penn Hotel in Pittsburgh, PA. Hosted by District Attorney Stephen A. Zappala, the Women of Achievement Awards are a celebration of Women’s History Month (March) and honor 20 successful, prominent women from the Greater Pittsburgh region. Heather was selected for the award based on excellence in her field, significant contributions to the betterment of the community, and outstanding accomplishments for the advancement of women. To read more, please click here.

Heather is a Partner in the Pittsburgh office and is an experienced trial lawyer who has handled a wide variety of commercial litigation matters for businesses and individuals. Heather focuses her practice primarily on commercial litigation, oil and gas, intellectual property, product liability and election law litigation.

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