Franchising; hospitality and leisure.
For over 25 years, has counseled franchisors in hotel, restaurant, and retail industries on domestic and international expansion, system acquisitions, dispositions, restructuring, and transactional and regulatory issues. Recipient of the 2018 Lewis G. Rudnick award, presented by the American Bar Association Forum on Franchising. Listed in Chambers USA's Leading Lawyers for Business; Chambers Global; Who's Who Legal: The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers and Franchise Lawyers. Named in Franchise Times' top franchise lawyers in the US and Canada.
JD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; BA University of South Carolina.