Rex Heinke Esq.

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Heinke, Rex S.

Rex S. Heinke is co-head of Akin Gump's Supreme Court and Appellate practice. Mr. Heinke has argued over 100 appeals in federal and state courts throughout the country involving many issues and has served as lead trial and appellate counsel on behalf of newspapers, magazines, television networks, motion picture studios, websites, and entertainment production and distribution companies in First Amendment, intellectual property, entertainment, media, and Internet disputes.

He has lectured on media, entertainment, Internet, intellectual property, advertising, constitutional, and appellate law for programs presented by many professional and educational organizations. He has also written numerous articles on these issues and is the author of Media Law (think and code).

Mr. Heinke received his B.A. from the University of the Witwatersrand and his J.D. from Columbia Law School.