Chris is the Senior Manager, Enterprise Applications for Winston & Strawn LLP managing the firm’s global business facing applications for the past 9 years. He focuses on providing improvements to these mission critical systems for Accounting, Business Development, eDiscovery, and several other departments. He also leads the firm’s SQL Server database administration, architecture, and development. Chris oversees the firm’s quality assurance team as well which strives to reduce potential issues as IS changes occur. Additionally, he has recently joined the leadership of Winston’s legal innovation group to provide comprehensive solutions in line with the firm’s business model and goals.
Chris has an MS in Information Systems from DePaul University as well as BAs in Journalism and Mass Communication and Communication Studies from The University of Iowa. Prior to his time at Winston, he worked in association management and IT consulting. He lives in Geneva, IL where he enjoys spending time with his family, driving the open roads, and the local brewery. He can be reached via https://www.linkedin.com/in/christopherhecht.