Kim C. Hall
PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY: Broad experience negotiating, reviewing, drafting and interpreting legal agreements and supply chain capabilities. Industry experience spans Chemical, Defense Industry, Higher Education, and Banking /Finance.
RECENT RELEVANT EXPERIENCE:
W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc., Newark DE, January 2017 – Present
In this position I review and revise confidentiality and other business agreements using a consistent contracting approach to strengthen and support the development of contract knowledge with Gore associates to mitigate risk in collaboration with the Gore in-house Global Legal Team. I consistently meet tight deadlines while managing a high volume work flow. I frequently negotiate language with university research groups and business development groups.
Wilmington Trust Global Capital Markets, Wilmington, DE, June 2015 – December 2015,
Completed audit and review of regulated trust agreements to ensure compliance with Office of Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) Reg 9 interpretations as a continuation of the client’s previous Investment Discretion Project.
Wilmington Trust Global Capital Markets, Wilmington, DE, October 2014 – January 2015
As part of a Wilmington Trust Investment Discretion Project audit and categorize trust agreements to ensure compliance with OCC Reg 9 interpretation.
Aramark – Health Care Service, Philadelphia, PA. July 2014 – September 2014
Worked with Aramark counsel to trouble shoot Non-Disclosures Agreement (NDA) and Request for Proposals (RFP) response language to ensure compliance with business policies and regulations, drafted alternative language when necessary.
Villanova University Villanova, PA, April 2014 – July 2014
Audited Villanova online courses to ensure compliance with applicable states laws and policies in states where Villanova online courses are offered. Initiated corrective action for States not in compliance.
Dechert LLP, Philadelphia, PA, March 2013 - April 2014
Identified and reviewed documents for lead attorneys to utilize in Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) litigation.
Lockheed Martin, Cherry Hill, NJ, August 2012 – December 2012
Performed extensive evaluation of Global Supply Chain services and agreement templates against similarly placed market competition. Prepared and delivered presentations to report findings. Developed recommendations to be consistent with Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) best practices.
Delaware Claims Processing Facility (DCPF) Wilmington, DE, February 2015 –May 2015
Reviewed and coded deposition information in asbestos claims liability cases. Coded deposition information was provided to DCPF analysts for processing.
Potter Anderson & Corroon, Wilmington, DE, January 2007 –February 2007
Worked with attorney teams to review and categorize documents required for sale of a Fortune 500 health care business.
Grant & Eisenhofer, Wilmington, DE, August 2005 – September 2006
Created summaries of documents and transcripts utilized by plaintiff’s attorney in class action lawsuit.
Wesley College, Wilmington, DE, Fall 2008 –Fall 2010
Adjunct Instructor - Course “Introduction to Business Law”
Developed lesson plans, organized courses and held student conferences to provide guidance.
Strayer University Cherry Hill, NJ, Fall 2010- Summer 2014
Adjunct Instructor - Courses: Introduction to Business Law (LEG 100) and Government Contracting (LEG440)
Provided educational resources and instructional methods to teach students Federal Procurement process to identify and apply the appropriate Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) clauses. Utilized the University’s Blackboard software system to communicate with students enter assignments and grades.
Invista/DuPont, Wilmington, DE, 2001 – 2005
Contract Attorney (2002- 2005)
Worked with the DuPont Intellectual Property (IP) Management group and IP Corporate Counsel to manage transition of IP estate in preparation for divestiture of existing business units. Drafted Confidential Disclosure Agreements. Reviewed and analyzed vendor agreements in connection with the corporate restructure. Interpreted legal requirements necessary to effect corporate restructuring of IP Agreements. Prepared legal documents necessary to transfer IP estates. Drafted amendments for IP Agreements. Provided legal contract services support for Sourcing Agreements. Drafted technology license agreement.
Contract Paralegal (2001 – 2002)
Provide paralegal service; validated receipt of service billed by outside counsel, conduct legal research as requested by DuPont counsel, supported litigation by being the interface between the US Department of Energy and DuPont supporting tort litigation.
Juris Doctor, Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, DE
Master of Business Administration, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Bachelor of Science (Accounting), Southern University and A&M College, Baton Rouge, LA
National Black MBA Association
Member of the State of New Jersey Bar, admitted 2002
Member of the District of Columbia Bar, admitted 2002