Leadership Team

Linda McCarty, JD, LLM

Co-Founder, Chief Legal Officer

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Linda McCarty is a clinical research executive with over 20 years of experience working with organizations across the healthcare and life sciences industries. As Chief Legal Officer, she leads the development of Javara’s legal and regulatory architecture that is underpinning Javara’s integrated research model, developing legal strategies to enable the integration of clinical trials into clinical care within complex healthcare systems. Linda is also responsible for the management of the quality and safety programs at Javara.  Linda holds a deep legal expertise with federal and state laws that impacts the conduct of clinical research within healthcare settings. Prior to Javara, she served as the General Counsel for PMG Research, Inc., from 2013 to 2017, where she managed responsibilities including legal activities, regulatory affairs, corporate compliance, and strategy. Before joining PMG, she was also a partner in a North Carolina law firm where her primary areas of practice were healthcare/life sciences law and corporate law.

Linda earned her LLM (Taxation) from Boston University School of Law; JD from New England Law Boston; and BA from San Diego State University.