Heidi Gilchrist

Lecturer in Law

Email: heidi.gilchrist@law.columbia.edu
Ms. Gilchrist is a Managing Editor at Wordsworth Publishing.  She was previously an Arabic Media Analyst for the federal government and served on the Joint Terrorism Task Force in New York City.  She was an associate at Cleary Gottlieb where she focused on securities law and international law. 
Ms. Gilchrist served as a law clerk to the Honorable Judge Patterson in the Southern District of New York and was a Fulbright Scholar in Damascus, Syria. She graduated cum laude from Yale University with Distinction in the Major, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations. She received her J.D. from Columbia Law School where she was a Kent Scholar and an Articles/Submissions Editor on the Journal of Transnational Law.