Heather S. Heidelbaugh

Heather S. Heidelbaugh: Attorney with Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl, LLC AV stamp icon
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Heather Heidelbaugh is a Partner in the Litigation Practice Group and is an experienced litigator who has handled a wide variety of commercial litigation matters for business and individuals. Heather focuses her practice primarily on tort, intellectual property, product liability, natural resources and election law litigation.

Heather is a well-known public commentator on issues related to politics, law and elections. She appears weekly on WQED-TV as a panelist on "4802," a public affairs program in Pittsburgh and has been interviewed or quoted by a number of national and local television shows and publications. She currently serves on the Allegheny County Council as an At-Large Member.

Prior to joining Leech Tishman, Heather was a shareholder at Babst Calland Clements and Zomnir, P.C.


Babst Calland Clements and Zomnir, P.C.

Professional Memberships

Allegheny County Bar Association (Past President, Young Lawyers Section; Past Chair, Civil Litigation Section; Past Editor, Civil Litigation Newsletter)

Allegheny County Bar Foundation (Fellow)

Academy of Trial Lawyers

Litigation Counsel of America (Fellow; Co-Chair of Board of Directors)

Republican National Lawyers Association (Co-Chair)

Professional Accolades

Allegheny County Bar Association Pro Bono Award (First Recipient)

Martindale-Hubbell AV Peer Review Rated Attorney

Pennsylvania Super Lawyer, Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Magazine (2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2010-2013)

Pennsylvania Super Lawyer, Business Litigation, Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Magazine Corporate Counsel Edition (2008, 2010)


Heidelbaugh, Heather S. "Protecting the Integrity of the Polling Place: A Constitutional Defense of Poll Watcher Statutes," Harvard Journal on Legislation, Logan S. Fisher & James D. Miller, Volume 46, Number 1, Winter 2009. Author, "Product Liability for Off Label Use of Drugs or Medical Devices - Pennsylvania," State by State Survey of the Law Regarding Potential Liability for off Label Use of Drugs or Medical Devices, ABA Section of Litigation, 1999. Author, "Look Out for Obesity," The Pennsylvania Lawyer, January-February, 2006.

Media Appearances/Quoted By:

ABC World News Tonight

American Spectator


Fox News (The Factor with Bill O'Reilly)

Investor's Business Daily


The National Law Journal

The New York Times

The Wall Street Journal

The Washington Times

Community Involvement

Allegheny County Council (At-Large Member, 2012-2016)

Allegheny Institute (Ex-Officio Board Member)

Speeches & Presentations

American Conference Institute, Food Regulation and Litigation

American Corporate Counsel Association

Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC)

Harvard Law School

House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties

Inns of Court Pittsburgh Chapter

National Business Institute

Second National Forum on Preventing and Defending Obesity Claims

Areas of Practice (1)

  • Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
412-253-4026  Phone
412-227-5551  Fax
University Attended:
University of Missouri-Columbia, B.A., Economics and Political Science
Law School Attended:
University of Missouri School of Law, J.D.
Year of First Admission:
1985, Illinois; 1984, Missouri; 1994, West Virginia; Ohio; 1987, Pennsylvania
Birth Information:
St. Louis, Missouri, October 19, 1958
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover

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