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Heather Haglund

Heather Haglund

Heather Haglund joined the State University of New York Office of General Counsel as Associate Counsel in October 2020 and is assigned to the Central New York Regional Office.  In this position, Heather provides legal support to SUNY Upstate Medical University. Prior to joining SUNY, Heather was Assistant General Counsel at Mohawk Valley Health System, an affiliation of Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare and St. Elizabeth Medical Center, in Utica, New York, for more than 11 years. Heather's previous practice also included directing high exposure claims for a national insurance company and representing plaintiffs in medical malpractice cases. She served in the U.S. Air Force, providing 5 years of active duty including deployment overseas during Desert Storm/Shield. Heather earned a B.A. from the University of Michigan, an M.S.in Healthcare Administration from the New School for Social Research, and a J.D. from Syracuse University College of Law.  Heather is admitted to practice law in the State of New York.

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