Kristy is a Partner at Dady & Gardner, P.A., representing franchisees, distributors and dealers in disputes with their franchisors and suppliers. She has been with the firm since 2005. Kristy is a former associate editor of The Franchise Lawyer, and was selected as a Minnesota "Rising Star" from 2011 to 2018. She is listed in the International Who's Who of Franchise Lawyers. She has also been named as one of the "Best Lawyers in America" in the field of Franchise Law.
Kristy graduated summa cum laude in 2002 from St. Norbert College in De Pere, Wisconsin, and is a 2006 summa cum laude graduate of Hamline University School of Law.