• Act as franchise counsel to one of the world’s leading oil and gas companies on matters relating to its domestic and international mini market chains, and handled the sale of a refinery and related distribution and retail assets in a $2.5 billion transaction
  • Representing a major hotel franchisor in connection with its international franchise operations in nearly 50 countries. This multi-jurisdictional project involved DLA Piper's franchise lawyers advising on local contractual and regulatory issues in each jurisdiction
  • Continuing representation in all international franchise matters for global icon fashion retailer which, like some other US brands, does not franchise in the US but is exploring the franchising technique to expand rapidly outside the US
  • Served as franchise counsel to a private equity firm in its acquisition of a portfolio of leading food service brands, including some of the leading consumer brands. Provided ongoing counsel for domestic franchise activities and international franchise expansion