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Offit Kurman Welcomes Heather Scalzo to Its Family Law Practice

Offit Kurman is pleased to welcome Heather Scalzo to the Spartanburg office.

Counsel Heather Scalzo joins the firm's Family Law group. Ms. Scalzo is a seasoned family court litigator providing legal representation in all aspects of family law, including divorce, child and spousal support, child custody, adoption, abuse and neglect and juvenile delinquency matters. Ms. Scalzo has extensive experience handling education matters, including school discipline and expulsion. She has been involved in child advocacy work since law school and received the Sera Ramcharitar Memorial Prize for her work on behalf of women, children and families.

Ms. Scalzo is a certified attorney trainer by the National Juvenile Defender Center and served as a juvenile public defender for thirteen years. She also served on the Advisory Board for the Southern Juvenile Defender Center, the S.C. Supreme Court's Family Court Docket Committee as well as the S.C. Children's Justice Act Task Force. Ms. Scalzo is a member of the Junior League of Greenville and has served two terms on its Board of Directors.

Ms. Scalzo received her B.A. from Emory University and her J.D. from Rutgers University, School of Law-Newark.


Offit Kurman, a full-service AmLaw 200 law firm with offices throughout the East Coast and in Southern California, serves dynamic businesses, individuals and families. Founded in 1987, the firm’s 280+ attorneys counsel clients across more than 30 areas of practice. Offit Kurman helps maximize and protect business value and personal wealth by providing innovative and entrepreneurial counsel that focuses on clients’ business objectives, interests and goals. The firm is distinguished by the quality, breadth and global reach of its legal services and a unique operational structure that encourages a culture of collaboration.