Jennifer Dumas is Vice President of Legal at Chef Software Inc. in Seattle. She brings nearly twenty years of solving complex legal issues for high growth, disruptive companies to her role as Chef's principal legal advisor. She joined Chef from B-Line, LLC, a financial services company, where she was general counsel. Prior to that, she was the global contracts lead at Avanade Inc., where she directed and managed complex commercial agreements and gained a reputation for speedy, pragmatic results. Ms. Dumas began her career in the New York office of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison and still has difficulty falling asleep without horns and sirens outside her window.