Law Career Connection

Symplicity is the industry-leading on-line recruiting tool maintained by the Office of Career Services.

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The Career Services office is open Monday–Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Assistant Dean for Career Services

Heather Harrigan
Room 2502B
(505) 277-1001

Heather Harrigan, Esq.

JD University of Virginia, 2004
MEd University of Virginia, 2001

Heather Harrigan, Esq. is a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law and has a Master’s degree in education. After graduation from law school, she practiced in the Washington D.C. area as an associate in the Private Wealth Services group of McGuireWoods LLP. She then served as a recruiting coordinator for the San Diego office of Latham & Watkins LLP followed by a position at the University of San Diego School of Law’s Office of Career Services. Ms. Harrigan is now the Assistant Dean for Career Services at the University of New Mexico School of Law where she was responsible for student and alumni advising and programming, employer outreach and recruitment initiatives, and the collection and reporting of employment statistics.

Ms. Harrigan’s experiences as a practicing attorney, legal recruiter, and career services professional allow her to offer meaningful and insightful guidance regarding the legal industry to students and alumni.

Coordinator, Career and Student Services

Nancy Huffstutler
Room 2502A
(505) 277-0028


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