Christopher L. White, Esq
Senior Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Christopher L. White, Esq. is Senior Executive Vice President and General Counsel of the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed).
Mr. White serves as the Association’s Chief Legal Officer and manages AdvaMed’s Legal Committee to develop and promote legal policy positions enhancing patient access to medical technology. Mr. White also leads the Association’s global working groups on compliance, Physician Payment Sunshine, and device tax implementation. He testified before state and federal legislative committees on Physician Payment Sunshine, Conflict of Interest and Industry-Physician relationships issues; led the drafting team substantially revising the AdvaMed Code in 2008-2009; and leads AdvaMed’s Code of Ethics related programs and activities. He led the negotiating team to draft the Kuala Lumpur Principles, harmonizing industry Codes of Ethics in Asia.
He serves as a frequent speaker and author on industry legal and compliance issues. As Chief Legal Officer, he also manages the Association’s HR team, and provides counsel on contract, corporate, tax exemption, HR, and legislative and regulatory matters.