Speaker Profile

Henry Pistell
Product and Privacy Counsel / LinkedIn

Henry Pistell is product and privacy counsel at LinkedIn, based in the San Francisco Bay Area. He advises cross-functional teams on a wide range of legal issues, with a particular focus on privacy and consumer protection. Prior to joining LinkedIn, Mr. Pistell practiced law at Gibson Dunn’s Palo Alto, California office, representing leading tech clients in commercial disputes, class actions and government investigations. Before starting his legal career, he worked at Crowell & Moring International, a Washington, D.C.-based international policy and regulatory affairs consulting firm. Through his work in the District of Columbia and Silicon Valley, Henry has developed a unique understanding of the intersection of tech, law and policy.