Scott D. Smith
Executive Vice President & General Counsel
Scott is the Executive Vice President and General Counsel of JAMAS Capital Management, LLC.
Prior to joining JAMAS, Scott was a partner in a number of major U.S. law firms, including Bryan Cave, LLP. Scott has over 29 years of experience as a mergers and acquisitions attorney specializing in complex corporate finance matters in a variety of industries. Throughout his career, Scott served as outside counsel as well as the General Counsel to a number of his major clients. Scott also served as the Regional Director of Counsel On Call, a legal services outsourcing firm, where he worked directly with corporate legal departments and law firms throughout the Country to design, implement and manage innovative solutions to effectively manage legal work and expenses.
Scott received his LL.M. in securities regulation from Georgetown University Law Center. He graduated with his law degree from Capital University Law and Graduate Center, where he was the Managing Director of The Capital University Law Review and was named Order of the Curia. Scott received his B.S. from Bowling Green State University, where he was a member of Omicron Delta Kappa and a recipient of the Presidential Distinguished Service Award.
Scott has spoken at a number of national conferences and seminars focusing on corporate and securities laws, including private equity and venture capital. Scott is a member of the Atlanta Bar Association, the State Bar of Georgia and the State Bar of Ohio.