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Heather Nygaard



Heather was raised near Finley, ND and now resides in West Fargo with her boyfriend, dog, and cat. Outside of work she loves spending time at the lake with friends and family, baking, and reading.

Areas of Practice:

Heather primarily assists with criminal defense and family law matters. She also has experience in estate planning, probate, and real estate law.


Heather received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a minor in Psychology from Mayville State University. She received her Paralegal Certificate from University of North Dakota.

Professional Associations

  • NALA Member
  • Member of the Red River Valley Paralegal Association