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Philip Zeidman devotes his practice to domestic and international distribution, licensing and franchising law. He served as General Counsel to the International Franchise Association throughout his career. He was the first Chairman of the American Bar Association Antitrust Law Section's Distribution and Franchising Committee and served as Chairman of the International Bar Association's International Franchising Committee and as chairman of the Franchise Committee of the American Intellectual Property law Association.
Philip has been admitted to practice before the US Supreme Court and in the District of Columbia, New York, Florida and Alabama.
Philip is counsel to a number of US and foreign companies and trade associations. He has engaged in an international transactional practice, testified before governmental bodies, participated in judicial and administrative proceedings, taught at universities and appeared before professional groups across the globe.
Philip has been retained to advise a number of international governmental organizations on techniques for international development and for the privatization of state-owned enterprises. Politically, he has been Special Assistant to the Vice President of the United States, speech writer in two presidential campaigns; Executive Director of the Democratic Platform Committee; and traveled with Governor Jimmy Carter as an advisor throughout his general election campaign.