Industry Experience

Summer Associate

Harvard Management Company

Legal Intern

Partners Healthcare, Office for Interactions with Industry

Clinical Research Coordinator

Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard (formerly Partners AIDS Research Center)

Emily’s experience in healthcare and clinical research settings serves her clients well. She advises both public and private companies on a variety of transactional contracting matters, with a particular focus on - clinical trial agreements and related ancillary agreements, vendor services agreements and software licensing and services agreements.

Since the founding of Faber, Joe has served as managing principal. Under his leadership the firm has grown to serve over 1000 companies in the life sciences and high technology fields.

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Prior to joining the firm, Emily worked for a large consulting company advising pharmaceutical companies on how to develop a robust compliance program. While attending law school and obtaining a Master of Public Health degree, Emily held a summer associate position at Harvard Management Company, where she focused on compliance and transactional matters. Emily also served as a legal intern in the Office for Interactions with Industry at Partners HealthCare, where she negotiated and drafted educational grant agreements between the hospital and various industry sponsors.

Prior to law school, Emily was a clinical research coordinator at the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard (formerly Partners AIDS Research Center) where she assisted with research into infectious diseases.

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Recent Client WOrk –

  • Multiple Phase 3 clinical trials sponsored by Acorda Therapeutics (Civitas Therapeutics) with a combined enrollment target of over 1000 subjects across sites in the US, Canada and Europe
  • Phase 1/2 clinical trial sponsored by Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. involving approximately 180 subjects across multiple sites in the US
  • Phase 3 clinical trials sponsored by Proteon Therapeutics, Inc. involving approximately 600 subjects across 60-80 sites in the US and Canada
  • Negotiated a software license and services agreement for clinical trial data management for a large international phase 3 trial
  • ‍Negotiated multiple software license and services agreements and a reseller agreement for a provider of cybersecurity software
  • ‍Negotiated all agreements surrounding the filming of a surgical procedure and interviews for a marketing video, including all filming releases

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Bar Admissions
  • Massachusetts
  • Tufts University School of Medicine, M.P.H.
  • Northeastern University School of Law, J.D.
  • Washington University in St. Louis, B.A., magna cum laude, with Honors