Former outside general counsel to consumer products manufacturer

Current outside general counsel to Caesarstone USA, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of a publicly-traded manufacturer of engineered quartz surfaces used for kitchen countertops, vanity tops, well-cladding, quartz sinks and floor tiles.  Duties include handling or coordination of all legal aspects of U.S.-based business, including corporate/commercial transactional, involving supply chain, verticals, big box retail relationships, third-party vendors, construction project subcontracting; and supervision of all work associated with domestic IP; labor and employment; pricing/antitrust; trade compliance/import-export; and domestic litigation (including warranty claims, breaches of non-competes and defense of such claims, and disputes with distributors, fabricators, project developers and contractors).