Patricia I. Kovacevic, Esq. is the General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Nicopure Labs LLC. With extensive U.S. and international industry experience, Ms. Kovacevic held senior legal and compliance positions at, among other, Philip Morris International and Lorillard. Prior to joining Lorillard she was a partner at Patton Boggs. Her expertise includes global e-cigarette and tobacco regulation, compliance and all regulatory aspects of marketing/media communications, corporate affairs, criminal investigations, FCPA, trade sanctions, privacy, product development and launch. Ms. Kovacevic serves on the advisory board of the Global Tobacco and Nicotine Forum and on the board of the Vapor Technology Association, where Nicopure Labs is a founding member. In the past she was a United Nations staff member, served on UN's Public-Private Partnership Commission and was also an advisor to the Council for Burley Tobacco.