Adam Forest

Managing Partner


Portland, OR

Adam is the Managing Partner and founder of Scale LLP.  He provides interim general counsel services to dozens of startups in a variety of sectors, from founding teams to Series C companies. Adam was previously the head of legal at LendingHome Corporation, which in two years he helped grow from a handful of employees to nearly 300, over $1B lent, and over $100M of venture capital raised.  Before LendingHome, Adam was a commercial and appellate litigator at the law firm of Reed Smith LLP in San Francisco.  Adam has also taught legal research and writing as an adjunct professor at Golden Gate University Law School.

Areas of Expertise
Outside General Counsel<br/>Operations<br/>Product counseling<br/>People Ops<br/>Litigation
Prior Associations
LendingHome Corporation (GC eq.) <br/>Reed Smith LLP <br/>GGU School of Law (Adjunct Professor)
UCLA School of Law<br/>Stanford University
Bar Admission

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