Attorneys Profiles

Heather Janis Gaw

Position: Associate

Address: Herzfeld & Rubin, P.C.
125 Broad Street, New York, NY, 10004

Phone: (212) 471-8493

Fax: (212) 344-3333



Heather Janis Gaw is an associate in the New York office of Herzfeld & Rubin, P.C., practicing primarily in the firm’s litigation group.

Prior to joining Herzfeld & Rubin, Ms. Gaw’s practice focused on mass tort litigation, representing Fortune 500 automotive manufacturers, and HVAC and building/construction manufacturers. She also represented multiple defendants in the World Trade Center Disaster Site Litigation.

Ms. Gaw earned her J.D., from Tulane University Law School in 2008, and was also awarded an Environmental Law Certificate. While at Tulane, Ms. Gaw worked as a Student Attorney with the Environmental Law Clinic, representing community organizations, lower-income individuals, and local governments on various issues with regard to the Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, and state environmental statutes.

Ms. Gaw earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English, from the University of Delaware in 2004, where she was a member of Sigma Tau Delta- the English Honor Society, and managed the University of Delaware’s Division I Men’s and Women’s Swim Teams. During that time, she spent a year abroad studying English Literature at St. Catherine’s College, Oxford University. She is an alumna of Stuyvesant High School.

She is a member of the New York State Bar Association and admitted to practice before the New York state courts, as well as the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

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