Scott Weinstein is a partner in the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery LLP and is based in the Firm's Washington, D.C. Office. Scott provides legal counsel on health care regulatory compliance, contracting and transactional due diligence, with a focus on health information privacy and security, Medicare and Medicaid's health information technology and quality reporting requirements, and clinical research regulations. Scott additionally provides legal counsel on federal and state privacy and data protection laws, with a focus on privacy audits and the development of internal and externally facing privacy policies for websites and mobile applications. Previously, Scott served as a Presidential Management Fellow in the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (HIT) and in the Executive Office of the President, Office of National Drug Control Policy. In these roles, he focused on issues related to health information privacy and security, electronic health record and health information exchange adoption, and prescription drug monitoring program implementation. Scott received his law degree from The George Washington University Law School. While in law school, he also earned a graduate certificate in health policy from The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services. Scott received his bachelor's degree from Georgetown University.