Jeff brings 25 years of legal expertise within the healthcare and technology industries to lead Scipher’s legal, compliance and finance function. Previously, he oversaw global commercial and intellectual property functions for Quintiles, the world’s largest contract research organization (CRO), and he served as VP & General Counsel of Outcome Sciences, Inc., a CRO acquired by Quintiles. Earlier in his career, Jeff practiced law at Goodwin Procter LLP in Boston, MA. Jeff’s background spans a wide spectrum of businesses from startups to Fortune 500 companies, and includes venture capital financing, managing SEC and corporate matters for publicly traded companies, commercial contracting, and mergers & acquisitions. Jeff earned his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law and a B.A. in Political Science from Brown University.