Heather Dechert

Partner

Tel: 716.842.2800 Fax: 716.845.6709
Email: hdechert@websterszanyi.com

Practice Areas

  • Employment Law (Management)
  • Labor Law (Management)
  • School Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Civil Litigation

Education

  • State University of New York at Buffalo Law School, J.D. (magna cum laude)
  • John Carroll University, B.A. (cum laude)

Admitted to Practice

  • New York State
  • District Court for the Western District of New York
  • State of Ohio
  • District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
  • Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

Prior Experience

  • Jones Day (Cleveland)
  • Volunteer Law Clerk for the Honorable Judge William Skretny, United States District Judge for the Western District of New York

Professional Associations

  • Erie County Bar Association (Labor Law Committee)
  • Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York – Western New York Chapter
  • New York State Bar Association
  • UB Law Alumni Association, GOLD (Graduates of the Last Decade) Board of Director
  • Organization of Public Employer Negotiations
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western New York Young Professionals Group

Contact Us

Tel: (716) 842-2800
Fax: (716) 845-6709
info@websterszanyi.com
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The team at Webster Szanyi routinely provides us with expert, practical and timely advice on a wide range of school law and labor relations matters.  Our relationship with Webster Szanyi has been a significant value add for the Hamburg Central School District.

Michael Cornell Superintendent of Hamburg Central School District

The team at Webster Szanyi routinely provides us with expert, practical and timely advice on a wide range of school law and labor relations matters.  Our relationship with Webster Szanyi has been a significant value add for the Hamburg Central School District.

Michael Cornell Superintendent of Hamburg Central School District