Heidi joined Ryan Swanson in August 2018, as a paralegal in the firm’s Real Estate department. She recently became licensed as a Limited Practice Officer (LPO), authorized under the Washington State Supreme Court Admission to Practice Rule 12. Heidi assists the department by preparing loan documents and providing transactional support in facilitating all aspects of pre-closing, closing, and post-closing matters relating to loan financings and acquisitions. Prior to joining Ryan Swanson, she spent over 6 years as a real estate legal assistant at a regional law firm in downtown Seattle, concentrating on commercial real estate leasing.
Heidi has traveled extensively while working with various non-profit organizations, primarily throughout Cambodia, Nepal, Nicaragua and Uganda. After a period of working with non-profits, Heidi received her B.S. in Paralegal Studies in 2011.
Heidi has a passion for self-defense and fitness and spends much of her spare time training in various fitness classes, focusing on Krav Maga.