Friday, January 25, 2013

Welcome to new HNMCP Clinical Fellow Heather Scheiwe Kulp

HNMCP is pleased to announce that Heather Scheiwe Kulp has joined HNMCP for a two-year term as a Clinical Fellow.

Prior to joining HNMCP, Heather was a Skadden Fellow with Resolution Systems Institute/The Center for Conflict Resolution in Chicago. There, she partnered with courts and government agencies to develop small claims, foreclosure, and other mediation programs for low-income litigants. She has consulted with multiple states, the Uniform Law Commission, and the Department of Justice about best practices in foreclosure mediation. Her work has been published by the American Bar Association Dispute Resolution Section, the Illinois State Bar Association, Wipf & Stock, the Minneapolis Star-TribuneACResolution Magazine, and the Arkansas Law Review (forthcoming Spring 2013).

Heather is a graduate of Northwestern University School of Law and Saint Olaf College. Prior to attending law school, she founded and directed a not-for-profit alternative magazine for young women, Alive Magazine.

As a Clinical Fellow with HNMCP, Heather will work on many special projects within the Clinic and will work with Harvard Law School student practice organizations that focus on alternative dispute resolution.