Biography

James "Mit" M. Spears, J.D.

General Counsel, Executive Vice President, Legal
PhRMA


A former General Counsel of the Federal Trade Commission with over 30 years of experience in both private practice and government, Mit has broad-based expertise in health care, the life sciences and technology.

A native Texan, Mit received a B.B.A from Texas Tech University and a J.D. from the University of Texas at Austin. Mit is an avid sailor and cyclist and currently resides with his wife, Kyle Gibson, in Washington DC.