Partner, Thompson Coburn
Jim Burger is a partner in the Thompson Coburn Lobbying & Policy and Intellectual Property groups. He works on legal and policy issues at the intersection of digital technology, copyright, and government regulation. Jim represents FIRST (the K-12 STEM program) on federal issues; represents technology companies on copy protection rules for DVDs, Blu-ray discs, and digital downloads; and advises clients on artificial intelligence IP issues. Jim represents education and technology clients before the Administration, Congress, and Copyright Office on IP law issues. Jim taught Copyright at Georgetown Law School and served seven years as an adjunct professor at the University of Virginia School of Law.