- School of Public Health W.W. Patty Distinguished Alumni Award (2018)
Greg Heller is the Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer to the Atlanta Braves with a legal career that spans more than two decades. Prior to joining the Braves, he spent seven years with the TBS Sports legal group, and the Turner Sports news media group. His areas of practice include: general corporate, mergers and acquisitions, securities, and sport and entertainment law matters.
Greg graduated cum laude from Indiana University with a B.S. in Sports Marketing and Management. While at IU, he completed internships with the Peoria Chiefs and the Indiana University Athletics Department. Upon graduating from IU, he entered law school at Marquette University. While at Marquette, he served as a member of the Sports Law Society. He also completed internships with the National Sports Law Institute, Harley Davidson, the Milwaukee Brewers, and Reece & Lang - the legal division of an Atlanta-based sports management firm.
In addition to his role with the Atlanta Braves, Greg currently serves as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Georgia Law School where he teaches a class in sports law. He also serves as an Advisory Board Member at Marquette Law School.
Greg lives in Roswell, Georgia with his wife and four children.