Kristen has over 25 years of in-house legal experience. She is responsible for Pico’s legal function, overseeing all legal aspects of the company. Her day-to-day role includes counseling senior management on legal matters, leading corporate strategic and tactical legal initiatives, providing advice on corporate strategy, managing litigation and outside counsel, developing and protecting the firm’s intellectual property, and assisting with all internal and corporate policies that touch legal issues. She also heads the Human Resources function, responsible for overseeing employee relations, talent acquisition, performance management, employee training and development and compensation management, as well as Information Security, which is responsible for threat and vulnerability management, security architecture, and engineering, governance, risk compliance and security operations.
In her last General Counsel role, Kristen served as General Counsel of Atari.
She received her undergraduate degree from NYU and her JD from Pace University School of Law.