Court R. Turner

Vice President, Strategic Alliances and Senior Legal Counsel

Court joined Kalypsys in June of 2002. He has extensive experience in biotechnology and pharmaceutical related business development and transactional activities. Prior to joining Kalypsys, Court was a member of the Legal/Strategic Alliances Group at Aurora Biosciences Corporation (now Vertex Pharamaceuticals) from 1997 through 2002. His experience is in corporate legal matters and transactions including filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, mergers and acquisitions, research collaboration partnerships, intellectual property in-licensing and out licensing, contract and policy drafting and business negotiation. Court received a BS in psychology from San Diego State University and a JD from the University of San Diego School of Law. He is licensed to practice law in the State of California.