Lily Hines

Covington & Burling

Lily Hines focuses on licensing, collaborations and other commercial transactions in which intellectual property, data and technology are central. She works with clients across industries, including automotive, sports, digital health and fintech.

Prior to law school, Lily earned an engineering degree in Operations Research from Princeton, which is an area of applied math that encompasses machine learning, probabilistic modeling and data science. Core to her approach to client service is her focus on understanding the technology driving the transaction. She enjoys collaborating across business, technical and legal teams.

Lily is a member of the Automotive Women's Alliance Foundation and the Society of Women Engineers. She was recognized for intellectual property law in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for 2023.