Ms. Hartman is the K&L Gates Global Development Partner. She also practices in the corporate, transactional and securities areas. She has been outside counsel to companies, primarily New York Stock Exchange-listed, in industries ranging from chemicals, metals and light manufacturing to water filtration and theater exhibition. Ms. Hartman’s transactional practice principally involves matters for public companies, including acquisitions and divestitures of divisions or subsidiaries, including by way of tax-free spin-off, and corporate control transactions. She has significant experience as counsel to issuers and investors in connection with public and private securities offerings.