Speaker Profile

Lisa Horwitz
Assistant Chief Counsel, Consumer Products and Interactive Media / Disney

Lisa Horwitz is assistant chief counsel at Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media. She serves as Disney's advertising law and policy expert, also training lawyers, legal staff, business clients and creatives to create compliant advertising content for Disney. Ms. Horwitz supervises a team of attorneys and paralegals that supports advertising sales for Disney's digital properties and influencer network, as well as marketing of Disney's iconic brands.  Previously, she was vice president, deputy general counsel for the shared services division of Publicis Groupe, one of the largest marketing and communications companies in the world.  Ms. Horwitz was also a litigator with Manatt, Phelps and Phillips, where she handled media, entertainment, advertising and employment cases.  Lisa has tried cases in court and argued appeals as a federal prosecutor with the U.S. attorney’s office in Manhattan.