Amy D. Mayber

Amy D. Mayber is the Senior Associate General Counsel for Medical and Health Affairs for Northwestern University. She has served in the University’s Office of General Counsel since 1995. Prior to joining the University, Ms. Mayber was Counsel at Sidley & Austin where she was a principal outside attorney for the University and other academic medical institutions. Prior to Sidley & Austin, Ms. Mayber was a judicial law clerk for Chief Justice Thomas J. Moran of the Illinois Supreme Court.

Ms. Mayber’s principal areas of responsibility in the Office of General Counsel are medical and health related matters including research, regulatory compliance, and medico-legal issues.  She also manages and serves as the supervisor of the general and professional liability claims and litigation within the Office of General Counsel and is counsel for government investigations including those related to research and data privacy/security compliance. 

Ms. Mayber received a B.A. from Indiana University and a J.D. from IIT/Chicago-Kent College of Law. She is a member of the National Association of College and University Attorneys and serves on various University committees.