Speaker Profile

Laura Sullivan
Senior Attorney, Division of Advertising Practices, FTC

Laura Sullivan works on consumer protection issues related to digital advertising, technology, and health products, and recently led the development of the FTC’s Enforcement Policy Statement on Deceptively Formatted Advertisements and business guidance document on native advertising. Ms. Sullivan has served in a variety of positions at the FTC, including attorney advisor to a chairman of the Commission and counsel to the director of the Bureau of Consumer Protection. She has litigated cases in federal court against affiliate advertising networks, malware distributors, and marketers of health and financial products. Ms. Sullivan received her B.A. from Columbia University and her law degree from William and Mary School of Law.