Heather Scott is an associate in our Los Angeles office who specializes in the areas of product liability, toxic tort, and trucking and transportation. She gained professional experience on both coasts, including a role with entertainment law firm Shukat Arrow Hafer Weber & Herbsman in New York, as well as positions in Los Angeles with Knight Law Group, SAG-AFTRA, and the Organized Crime Division of the LA District Attorney’s Office. She also has marketing communications and recruiting experience from the three years she spent working for Santa Monica accounting firm Gumbiner Savett Inc.
Heather graduated cum laude from Fordham University with an LLM in fashion law in May 2020. A year earlier, she obtained her J.D. from Pepperdine University School of Law where she earned a certificate in dispute resolution and served as Associate Editor for Pepperdine Law Review’s digital media publication. Heather was admitted to the State Bar of California in 2019 and, having passed the New York State Bar Exam, will soon be admitted to practice in New York. She also holds a bachelor of liberal arts degree in psychology from Loyola Marymount University.