Heather L. Stobaugh
Senior Lecturer in Law
Prior to attending law school at SMU, Ms. Stobaugh taught college-level English courses and worked as a freelance writer. After graduation from law school, Ms. Stobaugh was an associate at Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal in Dallas. She practiced in the areas of securities law and business litigation, and she served as outside general counsel to a major telecommunications provider. Ms. Stobaugh has also represented clients pro bono through the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program. She currently teaches Legal Research, Writing and Advocacy, and she co-teaches the Prelaw Scholars Program.
Ms. Stobaugh received her B.A. and M.A. from the University of Texas at Dallas in Literary Studies and her J.D. from SMU in 2003, where she was a member of the SMU Law Review and Order of the Coif. She received awards for best student law review comment and best brief.