Speaker Profile

Brian Heidelberger
Partner / Winston & Strawn LLP

For almost 25 years, Brian Heidelberger has represented a multitude of the nation’s most revered brands and agencies in the marketing of their products and services. Chambers USA describes him as a “practical solutions-oriented lawyer” and “an expert in the field of advertising.” Mr. Heidelberger heads Winston’s advertising, marketing and brand protection practice, which was ranked Tier 1 by Legal 500 in 2016 and previously was named a Law360 "Media and Entertainment Practice of the Year." His diverse skill set includes providing advice and guidance in advertising and promotions; privacy; litigation and dispute resolution; new and social media; trademark, copyright and right to publicity; sports and entertainment; and more. Brian was recently named to the Legal 500 Hall of Fame, for lawyers who have been recognized for six consecutive years. He has also been acknowledged year over year by Chambers USA and Best Lawyers in America. Mr. Heidelberger is a founding member of Allies of Innocence, a nonprofit organization that provides no-cost trauma and grief counseling to children and families affected by gun violence in the Chicago area. Brian is a frequent speaker and writer, and is regularly quoted in the press.