Jennifer S. Geetter Esq.

McDermott Will & Emery LLP
Geetter, Jennifer

Jennifer S. Geetter is a partner in the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery LLP and is based in Firm’s Washington, D.C., office and serves as a member of the advisory board of Bloomberg BNA's Medical Research Law & Policy Report. She routinely advises global life sciences and health care clients on legal issues attendant to biomedical innovation. Her clients include a broad range of pharmaceutical, device, health plan, institutional health care provider, and others. Her work on behalf of these clients focuses her practice on emerging biotechnology and safety issues, research design and compliance, research program structure and operational and compliance infrastructure, personalized medicine, formulary compliance, scientific review and research misconduct proceedings, and emerging issues in the future, unspecified use of biospecimens and data.

She also advises life science companies on best practices in financial relationship management, including advice on state and federal Sunshine Law initiatives and advises companies on global privacy and data security laws. She regularly advises health care companies regarding compliance with HIPAA, the Privacy Act of 1974, and other federal and state health information privacy laws. She prepares enterprise-wide privacy and data security programs and policies for multinational businesses, including businesses with portfolio companies spanning multi-regulatory environments, and regularly counsels businesses regarding the collection, use, retention, disclosure, transfer and disposal of personal information.

Ms. Geetter received her B.A., magna cum laude, from Columbia College, and her J.D. from Harvard Law School, cum laude.