Sarah Louise Scott is a litigator who focuses on product liability and mass tort litigation, often involving pharmaceutical products. Sarah has substantive experience in state and federal courts, and in arbitration, managing and coordinating discovery, preparing company witnesses and experts to testify, procuring experts, drafting pre- and post-trial motions, and negotiating discovery disputes.
Prior to joining Venable, Sarah was an associate at a boutique litigation firm, where her practice focused on medical malpractice and product liability defense, and insurance litigation. During this time, she deposed fact witnesses and experts, and successfully argued to limit a motion to compel discovery, in an inverse condemnation case.
Before law school, Sarah taught and wrote on philosophy, particularly the philosophy of science, at several academic institutions. In this capacity, she explained the concepts behind, and significance of, certain scientific theories and practices.
As a member of Venable's Product Liability and Mass Torts Practice Group, Sarah represents companies in complex litigation, including:
Sarah earned her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center in 2014. She also holds a Ph.D. and an M.A. in philosophy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and a B.A. from St. John's College in Annapolis.