Artificial intelligence, machine learning and data-driven technologies are rapidly transforming businesses across all industries, presenting a wide range of new legal challenges that accompany the advantages of an increasingly automated society. The Debevoise artificial intelligence team provides sophisticated, innovative advice to address these emerging challenges, routinely advising clients about the legal risks and regulatory implications of these complex, cutting-edge technologies.
A Premiere Data Strategy & Security Practice
The Debevoise Data Strategy & Security (DSS) practice is global and interdisciplinary—combining our AI, cybersecurity, privacy, business continuity, M&A diligence and data governance practices into one fully integrated and coordinated group. Our lawyers have deep technical knowledge that allows them to translate complex technical findings into legal and business decision points.
Experience in Navigating Complex Regulatory Inquiries
We regularly handle the most challenging and complex AI-related regulatory inquiries and supervisory examinations with the utmost levels of sophistication, expertise, creativity and commercial judgment. Our deep bench of former U.S. regulators from the U.S. Department of Justice, Securities and Exchange Commission, Federal Reserve Board and the N.Y. Department of Financial Services uniquely positions Debevoise to navigate regulatory inquiries concerning new technologies.
AI Industry Expertise
We have layered into our DSS practice deep AI experience across a variety of key industries and sectors. Our team is actively involved in efforts to develop best practices for AI ethics and governance, including through the IEEE Global Initiative on Autonomous and Intelligent Systems and other expert groups.
A Full Complement of AI-Related Legal Services
In today’s dynamic regulatory environment, managing risks at the intersection of law and technology means measuring data optimization and data protection strategies against existing laws and regulations, as well as anticipated changes to these legal frameworks.
Debevoise offers legal services for clients across the spectrum of AI matters. Among the issues we help clients navigate are the following: