H Mark Lyon is chair of Gibson Dunn’s artificial intelligence and automated systems practice group, and brings nearly three decades of experience as a trial lawyer and trusted corporate legal adviser to companies in a wide range of technology areas.
Mr Lyon has extensive experience representing and advising clients on the legal, ethical, regulatory and policy issues arising from emerging technologies like artificial intelligence. He regularly acts as a strategic adviser to clients in their development of AI-related products and services, their acquisition and sale of technology-related businesses, and in their development of appropriate legal and ethical policies and procedures pertaining to AI-focused business operations.
In the rapidly advancing area of automated and autonomous vehicles, Mr Lyon has guided clients through the numerous hurdles of U.S. federal and state regulations and requirements for vehicle testing and deployment, as well as advising and assisting clients in exercising their voice before key agencies and legislative bodies. Mr Lyon also brings a global focus to help his clients develop, implement, and audit appropriate policies and procedures to comply with applicable data privacy and cybersecurity regulation as well as assisting clients in the acquisition, protection and enforcement of strategic intellectual property rights.