Karen Rigberg brings to her practice years of experience meeting business goals and client needs. As former Managing Counsel for Toyota Motor Sales, Ms. Rigberg was responsible for antitrust compliance, consumer protection, participation agreements, and contract compliance issues. During her time at Toyota, she handled transactions and agreements, including participation, services, supply, and car sharing programs. In that role, Ms. Rigberg was significantly involved in antitrust compliance, training, claims, litigation, consumer protection, and other matters. Prior to 2005, she handled product class actions, trademark enforcement claims, and product liability, and supervised all US warranty and Lemon Law work for the corporation.
Kim Elting joined the Orthofix Leadership team as Chief Legal Officer in September 2016 and was named Chief Legal and Administrative Officer in 2017. Kim oversees the Legal, Regulatory, Quality, and Corporate Communications teams for the Company. A seasoned executive, she has a strong background in the medical device industry. Before coming to Orthofix, Kim served as General Counsel and Vice President Corporate Affairs at TriVascular Technologies, Inc. In this role, she led the legal, compliance, human resources (HR) and government affairs functions for the company. Prior to this, Kim served in various roles of increasing responsibility with St. Jude Medical including General Counsel and Vice President of HR and Health Policy for the Neuromodulation Division. Kim previously was a partner at the Jones Day law firm. A graduate of Ithaca College, Kim earned her Law Degree from the University of Denver and an LL.M. in Health Law from Loyola University Chicago.