Heather M. Mathews ("Heather") joined Gold Weems in 2005 and is a shareholder of the firm.Heather received her B.A. in Psychology, summa cum laude, in 2001 from Louisiana College, graduating first in her class with a 4.0 GPA. She received her J.D. and C.C.L., cum laude, in 2005 from Tulane University Law School.While in law school, Heather was the recipient of CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in Louisiana Security Rights, Insurance Law, and Health Care Law and Regulation. She received Trial Advocacy Honors and was the Tulane Moot Court Administrative Justice for Academic Affairs (2004 - 2005) as well as a member of the ATLA Trial Competition Team (2003-2004). She was also a member of Phi Delta Phi and Tulane Inn of Court.