Louisa Heiny is a professor in the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, where she teaches evidence, legal writing for judicial clerks and interns, and judicial process. She also teaches and advises in the Academic Support Program. She received the Peter J. Billings Excellence in Teaching Award in 2015 and the Outstanding Faculty Award in both 2016 and 2017. She is co-author of the new textbook, Judicial Process: Cases and Materials, published in 2017.
Professor Heiny studied law at the University of Colorado School of Law, where she was an associate editor of the University of Colorado Law Review. After graduating salutatorian and Order of the Coif, she clerked for Chief Judge Lewis T. Babcock of the United States District Court for the District of Colorado, practiced as a deputy district attorney in the Denver District Attorney’s Office, and taught at the University of Colorado Law School.
- J.D., University of Colorado School of Law
- B.A. University of Colorado