Silicon Valley Roots.
National Reach.

Scale LLP is a law firm built by founders and GCs to serve high growth companies.

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Founded by in-house counsel, powered by today’s tech.

Scale uses technology and a distributed platform to bring Silicon Valley ingenuity to the practice of law.

With practices in corporate, fintech/financial services, real estate, intellectual property, and litigation, our attorneys deliver effective and efficient counsel to companies of all sizes.

A firm for
agile clients
Most Scale lawyers have worked in-house, and many have served as GC. We leverage this expertise to reduce churn and improve efficiency.
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A platform for
modern attorneys
Invest in yourself. Join a community of experienced, tech-forward attorneys and start better serving your clients on day one.
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“The Wave of the Future”

We've reimagined what a law firm can be in a distributed economy.


We use modern tech tools to connect with our clients and our team.



Our lawyers come from the best schools, firms, and companies.



Our industry experience means we default to actionable legal advice.

Trusted by Innovators

Our team is proud to have worked with hundreds of ground-breaking companies, start-ups, investors, and entrepreneurs.

Andrew Swain
Co-Founder, Sundae
Former CFO, Airbnb
“As Sundae’s outside general counsel, Scale provides operational and product advice with a business savvy I have not experienced with any other law firm.”
Jonathan Mildenhall
Former CMO Airbnb
“Scale is a vital extension of my leadership team and I absolutely love working with them.”
James Herbert
Co-Founder LendingHome
“Scale meets clients where they are with modern tech and a Silicon Valley approach to growth, timeliness, execution, and the general practice of law.”
Dimitri Dadiomov
CEO of Modern Treasury
“Scale supported us from the earliest stages during YC and through becoming a proper Series A company.”
We strive to be a seamless extension of your executive and legal teams.

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Heather Phillips
Outside General Counsel
Product counseling
Heather Phillips
Outside General Counsel
Product counseling
Heather Phillips
Outside General Counsel
Product counseling

Robert S. “Bob” Gans

Outside General Counsel<br/>Capital Markets<br/>Mergers & Acquisitions<br/>SEC Compliance<br/>Accountants’ Liability<br/>Corporate Governance<br/>Investor Rights<br/>Complex Litigation

Alexandra Karram

Fintech product & regulatory counseling<br/>Consumer & mortgage lending<br/>Bank partnerships<br/>State consumer lending licensing

Christopher Grewe

Outside General Counsel<br/>Emerging Growth Companies<br/>Strategic Corporate Transactions & M&A<br/>Product Counseling<br/>Litigation

Justin McAnaney

Equity and Convertible Debt Fundraising<br/>Strategic Transactions<br/>Joint Ventures<br/>Mergers and Acquisitions<br/>Commercial Contracts<br/>Outside General Counsel<br/>Corporate Governance

T. Aidan Toombs

Commercial Transactions and Contracts<br/>Clinical Trials and Research Studies<br/>Intellectual Property Licensing, Transactions & Agreements<br/>Patents<br/>Compliance

Articles and Press

October 7, 2021
Jenna Greene, Reuters

Is virtual firm Scale LLP the wave of the future?

Years ago, when my husband was a Big Law litigation associate, we took our kids on a vacation to Disney World. Each night after everyone else went to bed, he stayed up until all hours working, using the hotel bathroom as his “office” so he wouldn’t disturb us...

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Is Being “Online 24/7” Good for Business?

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