Dana Heitz


Dana E. Heitz is an appellate attorney with Heitz Legal, P.C. She has argued at all levels of New York State courts as well as in the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the Second Circuit. In her free time Dana researches and presents on effective persuasive writing techniques.

Dana graduated cum laude from Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, CA, and holds an M.A. in international affairs from The New School in New York City. She is an Ironman triathlete, has qualified for the Boston Marathon, and won several triathlon awards, both age group and overall.

Dana is a member of several bar associations, including:

  • New York Women’s Bar Association (Newsletter Committee)

  • New York City Bar Association (Small Law Firms Committee)

  • New York County Lawyers Association (Appellate Courts Committee / Chair, Amicus Subcommittee), and NYCLA UN Representative, 2017-2018

  • Federal Bar Association

  • Co-organizer, Deliberate Solos

Practice Areas

  • Litigation & Appeals

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