Heather A. Chakirov


  • 2011 in the State of Minnesota


  • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence, William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, MN Honors: Cum Laude
  • B.A., Bachelor of Arts, Political Science major and Russian Language and Literature minor, University of MN; Honors: Summa Cum Laude with High Distinction


  • Minnesota State Bar Association sections:
  • Carver County Bar Association
  • Family Law
  • Probate & Trust
  • Mental Health/Family Law Alliance


  • Associate Attorney, Baker Vicchiollo Law LLC, Edina, MN
  • Associate Attorney, Schaibley & Vicchiollo LLC, Edina, MN
  • Law Clerk, Schaibley & Vicchiollo LLC, Edina, MN
  • Panel Member, Collaborative Law Institute Best Practices for Drafting Decrees, The Nuts and Bolts of Drafting Good Agreements, December 4, 2014
  • MN Safety Project Training
  • Volunteer Child Support Facilitator, Hennepin County District Court Self-Help Center
  • Volunteer Legislative Policy Intern, Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women, St. Paul, MN
  • Volunteer, Jewish Children & Family Services
  • Volunteer Instructor of ESL


  • Appellate Practice at Minnesota Court of Appeals
  • Appeared before Federal Immigration Court on behalf of detainees
  • Recognized by William Mitchell College of Law for exceeding expected hours of Public Service
  • Cali Award recipient, William Mitchell College of Law, Medical Malpractice course