Business-minded Legal Counsel



Linda Maeder

Linda Maeder practices in the areas of business law, information technology and transactions,  commercial contracts, and compliance with privacy laws and regulations, including HIPAA. Her practice also includes advising clients on  compliance with governmental laws and regulations, corporate policy development,  and  general counseling on intellectual property and employment law matters. Previously, Ms.  Maeder worked in the information technology (IT) industry as a computer analyst at a major computer and IT services company and as a national account executive at a leading multinational IT services and solutions company. 

Ms. Maeder applies her industry and business knowledge to partner with clients as corporate counsel and provide legal counsel that helps them achieve their business objectives.  Having previously worked on the business side in both technical and business development roles, attorney Maeder is sensitive to business interests and strives to provide practical and cost-effective legal counsel that balances legal risk and business objectives.  Her prior experience in the IT industry as a national account executive provides insight and perspectives that assist with structuring, writing, drafting, and negotiating IT contracts and cloud computing agreements.

A few of the types of contracts and IT agreements that Ms. Maeder represents clients in connection with include outsourcing, SaaS, cloud computing, software licensing,   nondisclosure and confidentiality, independent contractor, software development, hardware and software maintenance and support, customer,  vendor, distribution, reseller, employment, sales representative, and professional services agreements. Her privacy practice includes providing counsel on HIPAA, HITECH, and Business Associate Agreements.  Ms. Maeder is knowledgeable about  privacy and data security issues that are involved in cloud computing agreements. She also assists clients in developing and writing corporate policies, website privacy policies, and website terms of use that are tailored to the unique needs of each client.


University of Houston Law Center, J.D.

The University of Texas at Austin, B.A., Computer Science

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