Heidi F. Purtzer
Heidi's practice includes franchise, corporate, and intellectual property law. She handles the drafting of agreements and analysis of franchise and business opportunity laws, preparation and review of franchising agreements, offering circulars and registrations, as well as trademark registrations and renewals. She represents business clients with contract formation as well as mergers and acquisitions.
Her practice also includes a broad range of civil litigation, real estate, and complex commercial litigation matters. Heidi is involved in all aspects of litigation, including trial practice, mediations, and depositions, and she brings a practical perspective to planning and executing these dispute resolution and litigation strategies.
Heidi received her J.D. from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University, where she was a Pedrick Scholar and served as the Senior Article Editor for the Sports and Entertainment Law Journal. She earned a Master's in Sports Management and Leadership from Northeastern University, and B.A. in Social Science from Michigan State University. While at Michigan State, she was a four-year varsity athlete on the softball team.
While in law school Heidi clerked for the United States Attorney's Office and was an extern for the Honorable Judge James F. Metcalf of the United States District Court, District of Arizona.
Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University (J.D., 2017)
Pro Bono Distinction
Sports & Entertainment Law Journal, Senior Article Editor
Northeastern University (Master of Leadership, 2014)
Michigan State University (B.A., Social Science, 2012)
MSU Pen Pals
United States District Court, Arizona (2019)
State Bar of Arizona
Arizona Women Lawyers Association
Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Arizona
Arizona Spartans (member)
Michigan State Varsity S Club