Heather A. Minter

Associate

Education

Santa Barbara and Ventura Colleges of Law, JD 2021 – Dean’s Scholarship recipient, Dean’s Honor List

University of California Santa Barbara, B.A. Anthropology, summa cum laude, 2009 – Regents Scholar Academic Scholarship.

United States Air Force, Staff Sergeant, six years active duty 1998-2004, ending enlistment at Vandenberg Air Force Base.

Memberships

State Bar of California
Santa Barbara County Bar Association
Santa Barbara Barristers
Santa Barbara Women Lawyers

Heather joined the firm in 2021 initially working in the Civil Litigation Department assisting with highly complex trust litigation. In February 2022, Heather was hired as an Associate Attorney in the firm’s Estate Planning Group. Her practice is focused on trust administration, conservatorships, post death administration, estate and trust litigation, and other probate related matters.

Prior to her law career, Heather served honorably in the United States Air Force for six years on active duty. Heather ended her enlistment at Vandenberg Air Force Base, subsequently attending the University of California Santa Barbara on a Regents Scholar Academic Scholarship. She graduated summa cum laude and completed her Archeological Field School in Cuzco, Peru through the University of California Los Angeles. Heather has also worked in the local Santa Barbara County wine industry prior to focusing on her law career. Heather interned at the Santa Barbara District Attorney’s Office while earning her Juris Doctorate from the Santa Barbara Colleges of Law.