Special Counsel, Covington & Burling LLP
Burr Eckstut advises clients on legal matters involving technology, data and media, with a focus on negotiating strategic commercial agreements for IP licensing, technology services, joint ventures and outsourcing.
Burr has particular expertise in Fintech. He is co-chair of Covington’s Fintech Initiative and has worked extensively on matters involving financial market data, trading platforms, digital assets, blockchain technology, digital banking and payment systems.
In addition, Burr has significant experience advising clients in a range of other industries including Digital Health, Advertising, and Connected Transportation, and he has developed broadly applicable expertise in data licensing, data analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence.