Fellow’s Biographies

National Center on Philanthropy and the Law Fellowship in Nonprofit Law 

2018 Fellow

The first National Center on Philanthropy and the Law Fellowship in Nonprofit Law was awarded to Grace Heusner. Grace graduated from Yale Law School in 2016, where she was active in the Community and Economic Development Clinic, the Yale Law Journal, and as a teaching assistant. Since graduating from Yale, Grace clerked for the Honorable Robert N. Chatigny on the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut and worked as an associate at Covington & Burling LLP.  Prior to law school, Grace worked as an Honors Paralegal in the Environment & Natural Resources Division of the Department of Justice. Grace graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from the College of William & Mary in 2010 with a B.A. in Government and Environmental Studies.