Boston, MA. U.S. News and World Report has selected Nixon Peabody as “Law Firm of the Year” in Franchise Law in its 2017 survey. Only one U.S. law firm receives this top designation each year.
In addition to the firm’s national practice recognition, Best Lawyers also named partner Arthur Pressman 2017 Franchise Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Boston. As a trial lawyer with more than 30 years of experience, Arthur helps franchise clients resolve disputes in the best way for them and their business interests. Among his other successes, Arthur secured a full victory earlier this year for client Pla-Fit Franchise, LLC in the defense of its “no judgement” transgender locker room policy.
The 2017 U.S. News-Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on client and peer evaluations, and a combination of quality of practice and breadth of legal expertise.
Nixon Peabody’s internationally recognized franchise team helps clients create business opportunities, develop highly marketable brands, protect and defend their position in the market, and grow their business territory. Nixon Peabody’s franchise attorneys have deep understanding and experience in helping clients navigate every phase of the franchising process, from startup and business concept refinement through business launch and international expansion, as well as successfully litigate matters on behalf of franchise systems, domestically and internationally.