SCOTT SCHLAFER is an associate in the firm’s Los Angeles office and a member of the Commercial Litigation and Disputes practice. Before joining Sidley, he completed a fellowship with Bet Tzedek where he worked in the Elder Justice group.
Scott received his J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, where he was a publishing editor for the California Law Review and director of Berkeley’s McBaine Honors Moot Court Competition. During law school, Scott was a law clerk at the Appellate Division of the United States Attorney’s Office and served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers for the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California.