Stephanie C. Slatkin has joined Brake Parts Inc (BPI) as vice president, general counsel and secretary, it was announced today by David Overbeeke, president and CEO.
In her new role, Slatkin will represent the company on a variety of legal matters including supporting the transactional, contractual and legal compliance needs of Brake Parts Inc.
“Stephanie brings more than 17 years of global business and legal experience in both corporate legal departments and private practice to her new position as vice president, general counsel and secretary,” said Overbeeke. “Her previous roles give her a broad base of knowledge in all aspects of corporate law, which will serve as a tremendous asset to Brake Parts Inc as we continue to grow in the brake industry. She will be a key addition to our senior team.”
Previously, Slatkin served as assistant general counsel for Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc., a global consumer products company in Deerfield, Ill., where she was responsible for managing the non-IP legal workflow for the parent company and its subsidiaries. Prior to that position, she worked for Fortune Brands, Inc. as their senior counsel, where she counseled business clients on all aspects of legal issues. Earlier in her career, she was employed at Winston & Strawn in Chicago as an associate attorney.
Slatkin received her juris doctor degree from the University of Illinois College of Law. A graduate of Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass., she earned her bachelor’s degree in environmental engineering.