Scott S. Humphreys

Scott S. Humphreys

Ballard Spahr LLP, Partner

Los Angeles, California

Scott S. Humphreys is a versatile litigator who regularly handles complex business, product liability, and intellectual property disputes for his clients. Based in Los Angeles, Scott also has litigated high-profile media and entertainment matters. While his practice is centered in California state and federal courts, he also litigates cases nationally. Scott understands the unique legal and business issues that in-house counsel face every day. He currently serves as outside general counsel to AJNA BioSciences, a biotech startup in the emerging psychedelic industry, where he was part of the founding team as Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel. In that role, he handled all company legal matters, including corporate governance; contract drafting and negotiations; IP protection; labor and employment issues; regulatory matters; international transactions; and fundraising and preparing the company for a potential IPO.


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Ballard Spahr LLP

  • Partner
    Sep 2022 ∼ Present 2 months
  • Of Counsel
    Jul 2021 ∼ Jan 2022 5 months
  • Partner
    Aug 2019 ∼ Jul 2021 1 year
  • Associate
    Nov 2015* ∼ Aug 2019 3 years
Firm Prospects attorney tracking launched in 2015/2016. Prior employment history currently unavailable.

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