Michael Gotkin, Esq.
- Bachelor of Science, Columbia University
- Juris Doctor, Vanderbilt University
Admitted to practice in the following jurisdiction: Cook County, Illinois Certified Mediator; State of Illinois; State of Tennessee;
the District of Columbia; and the United States Supreme Court.
Former positions: Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Farley Foods, USA (now affiliated with Kraft Foods); Chief Litigation Counsel, KFC Corporation (Kentucky Friend Chicken), now affiliated with Tricon Global Corp.; Partner, Mosley and Gotkin; Nashville, Tennessee; Trademark and Antitrust Counsel; World Headquarters, H.J. Heinz Company; Trial Attorney, Bureau of Restraint of Trade of the Federal Trade Commission.
Professional Organizations: Mr. Gotkin is a past President and current member of the Board of Directors of the American Corporate Counsel Association, Chicago Chapter; a member of the Board of Directors of the Candy Production Club of Chicago; past President the Skokie, Illinois Chamber of Commerce, a member of the Antitrust and Intellectual Property sections of the American Bar Association; and a member of the Illinois Bar Association, the Chicago Bar Association, the D.C. Bar Association and the Tennessee Bar Association.