Meet the new class of Legal Eagles
While they might be freshmen, appearing on the list for the first time, they all join the ranks of Legal Eagles with serious franchise backgrounds. Whether they’ve been working in franchise law for years or came into the franchise world more recently, these star lawyers put clients first and help them navigate the complex franchise model.
Who better to explain why these top vote-getters among the new class were nominated than happy clients and peers? See what makes a standout franchise lawyer, and congratulations to the entire new class.
Sam is very capable, and very active in the franchise community. He has an excellent understanding of franchising, trademarks and corporate law. I have worked with Sam on large, complex transactions and he is first rate—smart, careful and personable.”
—Guy Lander, lawyer
Carter Ledyard & Milburn
Eric maintains a client-centered approach to his practice that distinguishes him within the field. He takes the time to understand his client’s business needs, and has the legal know-how to accomplish those goals. Eric’s competence and commitment have earned him a strong reputation within the bar—which will surely increase as he continues his career.”
—Evan Silagi, lawyer
Berkowitz, Lichtstein, Kuritsky, Giasullo & Gross
Stephanie is a tireless advocate for her clients, gives seasoned advice and knows franchise law exceptionally well.
—Theo Arnold, client
A very hardworking lawyer. Words can’t even explain how amazing she is!”
—Narmeen Sabahat, client
Joe has gone above and beyond. I am new to the franchise business and the world of entrepreneurship, and Joe has been the guiding light to ensure all boxes are checked. From my original business registration, to lease negotiations and now membership contracts, Joe has been an invaluable resource to have on my side.”
—Kathryn King, client
Fit Body Boot Camp
Stephanie is extremely thorough and particularly patient. We are new franchisors. We have many questions all of the time. She makes the time for us and has been able to speak to us in terms we understand.”
—Lynn Mione, client at The Vine Wine Bar