University of Chicago Law School, J.D., with honors, 1999
Saint Olaf College, B.A. summa cum laude, 1996
Recipient of 2009 National Public Service Award, presented by American Bar Association Section of Business Law’s Committee on Pro Bono in recognition for leadership of a multi-disciplinary team that assisted a non-profit health advocacy organization with its implementation of a regional health information exchange among health care stakeholders focusing on underserved populations
Heidi Yernberg has practiced in information technology (IT) and data privacy and security for over twenty years. Her practice focuses on offering solutions for corporate clients and small businesses, with a special focus on serving clients in the healthcare industry. Before joining Jayaram Law, Heidi practiced for nearly ten years at a large, international law firm where she led the Health Information Technology Affinity Group. She then founded Heidi Echols Law, where she continued to serve her large corporate clients from a smaller platform and expanded her practice to serve early-stage companies.