Stuart Ingis, Chairman of Venable LLP, is nationally recognized as a leading attorney on privacy, marketing, advertising, and internet law. He co-leads Venable's privacy practice, which won the Chambers USA Award for Excellence for the top privacy practice and top advertising practice in the United States. He has been repeatedly listed in the first tier of privacy attorneys in Chambers USA and Legal 500. Mr. Ingis regularly represents companies in the media, communications, internet, information services, advertising, retail, and financial services industries before the U.S. Congress, FTC, and other federal and state agencies. He is well-known for representing clients in crisis management situations. He brings coalitions together and leads self-regulatory efforts in the e-commerce, privacy and data security space. Stuart serves as general and policy counsel to the Data & Marketing Association and the Digital Advertising Alliance, and counsel to the Coalition for Better Ads.