The American Antitrust Institute (AAI) welcomes Heidi M. Silton to the Advisory Board. Silton is a partner in the antitrust department of Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P. She practices primarily in complex business litigation, representing businesses in complex litigation in Minnesota and throughout the U.S. Silton and her firm are regularly appointed lead and co-lead plaintiffs’ class counsel by courts in nationwide antitrust litigation.
“We are delighted to bring Heidi onto the AAI Advisory Board.” said AAI President Diana Moss. “She has been a valuable contributor to AAI efforts on a number of important fronts. Her leadership, expertise, and energy will help support AAI commitment to strengthening antitrust enforcement moving forward.”
For the past several years, Silton has been named one of Minnesota’s top 50 women lawyers, and top 100 lawyers, by a peer review list of leading Minnesota Lawyers. She currently serves as the Vice President of The Committee to Support the Antitrust Laws (COSAL) and as a member of the American Antitrust Institute (AAI) Private Enforcement Awards Judging Committee. She also serves as an advisor to the American Bar Association’s Global Private Litigation Committee and as a Vice-Chair for the Membership, Diversity and Inclusion Committee. Heidi is a past chair and emeritus of the Minnesota State Bar Association Antitrust Law Section.
In addition to her litigation practice, Silton is a member of the firm’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee and is involved with Twin Cities Diversity in Practice. Heidi believes in the value of mentorship and works to mentor other attorneys both inside and outside her firm. An active volunteer in her community, she serves on the board of Arete Academy and is a board member and writing coach for Reader/Writer. Heidi has also co-chaired galas to support the Sanneh Foundation, the American Diabetes Association, and Second Harvest.
The AAI Advisory Board consists of outstanding experts in the fields of antitrust law, economics, and business, with a focus on both domestic and international competition enforcement and policy. AAI Advisory Board members are a vital part of the organization and play an important role in helping the AAI promote competition that protects consumers, businesses, and society through its education, research, and advocacy programs.
A complete list of members of the AAI Advisory Board is available at www.antitrustinstitute.org/people.