Heidi Gilchrist is an Assistant Professor of Legal Writing at Brooklyn Law School where her scholarship focuses on national security law.
She was previously an Arabic media analyst for the federal government and served on the Joint Terrorism Task Force in New York City. Professor Gilchrist was an associate at Cleary Gottlieb, where she focused on securities law and international law.
Professor 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.
Gilchrist received her J.D. from Columbia Law School, where she was a Kent Scholar and an articles and submissions editor on the Journal of Transnational Law. She graduated from Yale University with distinction.