Linda C. Chatman, General Counsel and Senior Vice-President, is a graduate of the University of Chicago Law School and has 25 years of legal and corporate experience. She is an experienced trial lawyer and previously served as Vice President of Legal and Human Resources for World’s Finest® Chocolate Inc. for seven years. In that capacity, Ms. Chatman represented the Company and coordinated all outside counsel for legal and regulatory matters, including but not limited to Employment/Independent Contractor Issues, Real Estate, Environmental, Product Liability, Trademark and Regulatory Compliance. Ms. Chatman has also represented individuals, including but not limited to business executives, professional athletes, authors and other public figures, as well as corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships in contract and litigation matters. In addition to her law license, Ms. Chatman maintains licensure as a registered nurse, real estate and insurance professional.