Heather C. Steele

Heather C. SteeleAssociate

Level 2
The Commerce Bldg.
Youngstown, OH 44503
T 330.743.1171
F 330.743.1190

Heather C. Steele joined Manchester Newman & Bennett in 2019 after graduating magna cum laude from The University of Akron School of Law where she also earned a Litigation Certificate in Trial Advocacy and Dispute Resolution. Ms. Steele currently works in several of the firm’s practice areas assisting both individual and business clients. 

Ms. Steele gained valuable experience during law school while working in the Small Entrepreneur and Economic Development (SEED) Clinic where she assisted business clients with all aspects of entity formation and business development.  She also participated in the Civil Litigation Clinic where she represented clients in landlord/tenant disputes and court proceedings. Ms. Steele was awarded the Outstanding Clinical Student Award for her work in 2019.

Ms. Steele also served as a Judicial Extern for the Honorable Judge Lynn Callahan of the Ninth District Court of Appeals and as Production Editor for the Akron Law Review. 


Professional Associations

Ohio State Bar Association

Mahoning County Bar Association

Trumbull County Bar Association

Nathaniel R. Jones Inn of Courts


Awards and Recognition

CALI Excellence for the Future Award for Contracts, Fall 2016.

The Clinical Legal Education Association Outstanding Clinical Student Award, 2019.

Akron Law Review Editorial Board, Production Editor, 2018-2019.

Akron Law Review, Associate Editor, 2017-2018.