Heidi Tandy

Heidi Tandy is of counsel at Price Benowitz, where she leads the firm’s intellectual property group with a focus on social media, internet and e-commerce, and intellectual property protection for clients large and small. Her practice areas cover a wide swath of business, internet, and intellectual property law. Those areas include: social media policy development and practice; managing domestic and foreign trademark portfolios; trademark selection and protection counseling; copyright registration and protection; assignments and license agreements; child-focused policies; electronic commerce and privacy policy development and enforcement; license agreements; online user terms of service; and due diligence during acquisitions, bankruptcies, and mergers.

Ms. Tandy’s featured tumblr blog is a great source of information for those wanting to learn more about intellectual property matters. Given her years of experience and the depth and breadth of her legal knowledge, Ms. Tandy is often interviewed in print and online publications, including the New York Times, Newsweek, and The Wall Street Journal. She is also a frequent conference speaker and guest lecturer on the above topics. That includes the wildly popular South By Southwest (SXSW) music, film, and interactive festival held in Austin, TX every year. SXSW and those who attend are known for being on the cutting-edge of interactive developments in the entertainment and internet worlds.

Ms. Tandy is also deeply dedicated to education and ensuring that our nation’s young women grow into strong civic and business leaders, hence her enthusiastic support of the Women of Tomorrow program, which holds events at high schools across South Florida.

Prior to the launch of her career, Ms. Tandy earned her undergraduate degree at the University of Pennsylvania in 1992, where she studied at the Annenberg School for Communications and also focused on European History. She earned her law degree at American University in Washington, DC in 1995

Ms. Tandy is a member of both the New York and Florida state bars. Her practice is head-quartered in the Fort Lauderdale area of Miami, Fla.