Brent Eichten Joins Fredrikson & Byron as CIO

October 18, 2018

Brent R. Eichten has joined Fredrikson & Byron as the firm’s Chief Information Officer. Eichten brings more than 20 years of Information Technology management experience to the firm and oversees all of our technology efforts, managing the teams that support IT Operations, Infrastructure and Security, Applications, and Records and Enterprise Content.

Prior to joining the firm, Brent led the Enterprise Technology Operations group at Merrill Corporation where he was responsible for the modernization of technology services leveraged by Merrill’s customers and employees. Brent has also held various IT leadership roles with Thomson Reuters, beginning as a Network Engineer in 1991 and moving through a variety of managerial positions including leadership of the global Internal Technology Services organization.

Fredrikson & Byron is a 275-attorney law firm based in Minneapolis, with offices in Bismarck, Des Moines, Fargo, St. Paul, Saltillo, Mexico, and Shanghai, China. Fredrikson & Byron has a reputation as the firm “where law and business meet”. Our attorneys bring business acumen and entrepreneurial thinking to work with clients, and operate as business advisors and strategic partners, as well as legal counselors. More information about the firm is available at Follow us on LinkedIn and on Twitter @FredriksonLaw.

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