Lila Hope, Ph.D.

Columnist: Lila Hope, Ph.D.

Lila Hope, Ph.D., J.D. is an attorney at Cooley LLP. She assists life sciences companies with their complex strategic alliances transactions as well as day-to-day legal matters relating to the operation of the companies. She received her PhD from the Stanford University School of Medicine in Cancer Biology, and her JD from Duke University School of law. She was born and raised in Beijing, China, and has lived in the Bay Area for over 20 years. Outside of her work (which is all seriousness), she loves to observe, experiment and laugh over all the mistakes she makes along the way.