SENIOR LEGAL COUNSEL
Principal Practice Areas: Grant/Research Contracts, Research Compliance, Computer/Information Technology, Conflict of Interest, Copyright, Patents , Development/Fundraising/Trusts and Estates, Environmental, Export Control, International/Study Abroad/Immigration, Tax, and Intellectual Property
Prior to joining the CSU System in 2008, Linda Schutjer spent fourteen years in the General Counsel’s Office at The George Washington University where she worked closely with the Dean of Students and Disability Support Services to address dangerous and distressed students and employees on campus, in addition to being primarily responsible for contract review and technology transfer.
Linda holds a J.D. from Temple Law School, graduating magna cum laude, and an M.P.A. and B.A. from Penn State. She has also completed the course work towards her L.L.M. in intellectual property at The George Washington University.