National Association for Rights Protection and Advocacy


Heather McKimmie, J.D.



Heather McKimmie has been a staff attorney with Disability Rights Washington (DRW) since August 2009.  Prior to working at DRW, Heather practiced criminal defense at the trial and appellate levels.  She also clerked for a superior court judge, worked in a personal injury law office, represented workers in unemployment compensation hearings, and conducted investigations for a public defenderís office.  She graduated from University of Washington School of Law in 2005 and was a Notes and Comments Editor for Washington Law Review.  She graduated magna cum laude from the University of Washington with a BA in History with distinction in 2001.  In her free time, she enjoys practicing yoga, playing and watching basketball, and playing the cello.


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