Heather Lanyi counsels and represents management clients in a wide variety of labor and employment law matters. She has assisted clients in defending single plaintiff discrimination, harassment, and retaliation claims through mediation and trial preparation, including the preparation of pleadings, dispositive motions, and settlements. 

During law school, Heather served as a law clerk for the Hon. Jon S. Tigar of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. She graduated magna cum laude from law school, was an editor on the Hastings Law Journal, and a member of La Raza. Prior to law school, Heather had a long career as a human resources and recruiting professional for global news and information, technology, and retail organizations.

Affiliazioni professionali e istituzionali




Order of the Coif

Honor Society

University of California, Hastings College of the Law

Recipient, CALI/Witkin Awards for Excellence in Property Law and Critical Studies 2

University of California, Hastings College of the Law

Recipient, Wiley W. Manuel Certificate

Pro Bono Legal Services

California Lawyers Association


  • J.D., University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 2021magna cum laude
  • B.A., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 2001

Foro di appartenenza



  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California