Ken Schwartz

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Ken Schwartz is an attorney who leads the global Materials Group legal team.  Ken and his global team are responsible for all aspects of legal matters affecting the company’s operations, including: regulatory compliance; contract preparation management and enforcement; investigations (internal and external); litigation and dispute resolution; and intellectual property (including inventions, patents, and trade secrets).  Ken joined Avery Dennison in 2006 after 16 years in private law firm practice in Cleveland and Chicago.  He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics and political science from Kent State University; a Juris Doctor and Master of Arts joint degree from University of Illinois.  Ken lives in Ohio, USA, has two teenage daughters, and is a fitness and outdoor enthusiast.