Jaclyn A. Machometa

Machometa Jaclyn

Jaclyn Machometa focuses her practice on healthcare law. Jaclyn is well versed in provider contracting, corporate entity creation and structuring, corporate governance, healthcare business transactions, and general health law matters, including the Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statute, HIPAA, EMTALA, and other federal and state laws that govern the healthcare industry.

Prior to joining Venable, Jaclyn served as in-house counsel to a large health system, where she provided legal advice on a broad array of regulatory and compliance matters. She also managed business transactions and drafted and negotiated a variety of complex contracts and other legal documents for the system.

Jaclyn graduated with honors, with a concentration in health law, from the University of Maryland School of Law.




  • J.D. cum laude University of Maryland School of Law 2015
    • Managing editor, University of Maryland Journal of Race, Religion, Gender and Class
  • B.A. magna cum laude DePaul University 2011

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association
  • Member, American Bar Association, Health Law Section
  • Member, Maryland State Bar Association, Health Law Section


  • The Best Lawyers in America, Ones to Watch, 2021 – 2022



  • Member, Risk Management and Compliance Committee, Board of Directors, Healthcare for the Homeless
  • Participant, Volunteering Untapped