Stuart Wilks,

Assistant General Counsel

Stuart is Assistant General Counsel at Johnson & Johnson Innovation, California. In this role, he is the legal counsel for all transactions generated by the Innovation Center team.

Previously, Stuart supported a diverse group of Johnson & Johnson operating companies and units, such as Alza, BabyCenter, Janssen Health Innovation, Janssen Research & Development, Janssen Supply Chain, Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation, Noramco, and Scios in a broad range of business and contractual matters.  Before that, he was corporate counsel at Scios, Inc. in Fremont, California and corporate counsel at COR Therapeutics, Inc. in South San Francisco, California. Stuart moved to Silicon Valley in 1996 and was an associate in the corporate and life sciences practice groups of the Palo Alto office of Cooley LLP.

Stuart received his BA in chemistry from Yale University and a JD from the University of Chicago.

Stuart Wilks
Stuart Wilks