Evelyn  Danforth-Scott

Evelyn Danforth-Scott

Evelyn Danforth-Scott is a litigation associate in the San Francisco office of Munger, Tolles & Olson.

Ms. Danforth-Scott counsels clients on cutting-edge regulatory issues, administrative law issues, and other matters at the intersection of law and policy. She is passionate about turning complex, technical arguments into winning stories—whether at the appellate, trial, or pre-dispute stage.

Ms. Danforth-Scott is a graduate of Stanford Law School, where she received the Judge Thelton E. Henderson Prize for Outstanding Performance for her work with the Supreme Court Litigation Clinic and the Gerald Gunther Prize for Outstanding Performance in many subjects, including Administrative Law, Contracts, and Constitutional Law. She was a research assistant to Dean Jenny S. Martinez, a teaching assistant to Professor Anne Joseph O’Connell, and a Bradley Fellow with the Stanford Constitutional Law Center. 

Ms. Danforth-Scott graduated from Stanford University with a B.A. in history and was awarded membership in Phi Beta Kappa. She worked in national politics between college and law school, most recently on Secretary Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Danforth-Scott served as a law clerk to the Honorable Leondra R. Kruger at the Supreme Court of California.