Heidi is an associate at the Pittsburgh law firm of Steiner & Blechman, LLC, and is an active member of the Allegheny County Bar Association Family Law Section and Alternative Dispute Resolution Section. She is also a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Heidi has been appointed as a Neutral for the United States District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania and is a member of both state and national dispute resolution sections. Heidi is a past member of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals and the Association for Conflict Resolution. She is a past member of the Board of Directors for the Mediation Council of Western Pennsylvania and a current continuing member of the Council. She was a Support Hearing Officer for the Washington County Domestic Relations Office for many years and Washington County Custody Hearing Officer for a period of time. She has written and been a presenter for several continuing legal education programs for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute. Heidi concentrates in the area of family law, including but limited to divorce, support, custody, domestic violence, pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements. Heidi has completed numerous alternative dispute resolution programs including the Pepperdine University School of Law – Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution. She is a graduate of Penn State University and Duquesne University School of Law.