Wiley Rein LLP

Robert A Smith

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Chairs the Franchise Practice. Specializes in representing U.S. franchisors domestically, as well as internationally, and in representing non-U.S. franchisors entering the United States. Regularly serves as franchise counsel in acquisitions and dispositions of franchise systems and other complex financial transactions, such as whole business securitizations. A frequent speaker and author on franchise topics. AV Peer Review rated by Martindale-Hubbell. Repeatedly named to the International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers list in the Franchise category and the annual Best Lawyers in America and Franchise Times’ “Legal Eagle” lists.