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Franchising & Distribution



We provide unparalleled client service and comprehensive, cost-effective legal counsel to help clients generate new business, develop recognizable brands and protect and defend their market position.

Associate

Boston

617-345-1249

Associate

Washington, DC

202-585-8139

Associate

Chicago

312-977-4646

Associate

Los Angeles

213-629-6117

Consultant

Hong Kong

+852 2521 0880

Counsel

New York

212-940-3085

Legal Consultant

Shanghai

+86 21 6137 5500

Legal Consultant

Shanghai

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8368

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8395

Partner

Boston

617-345-1305

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8220

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8253

Partner

New York

212-940-3103

Partner

Rochester

585-263-1558

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4426

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8770

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8318

Partner

Manchester

603-628-4047

Senior Counsel

Washington, DC

202-585-8855

Contacts

Kendal H. Tyre

Partner
Co-leader, Franchising & Distribution

ktyre@nixonpeabody.com

Phone: 202-585-8368

Keri A. McWilliams

Partner
Co-leader, Franchising & Distribution

kmcwilliams@nixonpeabody.com

Phone: 202-585-8770

Steven B. Feirman

Partner

sfeirman@nixonpeabody.com

Phone: 202-585-8395

Andrew P. Loewinger

Senior Counsel

aloewinger@nixonpeabody.com

Phone: 202-585-8855

  • U.S. News/Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” 2020 ranked as National Tier One in: Appellate Practice, Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Employment Law—Management, Energy Law, Franchise Law, Health Care Law, Labor Law—Management, Litigation—Construction, Litigation—Labor & Employment, Litigation—Real Estate, Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions—Defendants, Patent Law, Public Finance Law, Real Estate Law, Securities Regulation, Tax Law
  • In addition, many Nixon Peabody practices received U.S. News/Best Lawyers Tier 1 rankings at the regional level in the following geographies: Albany, NY; Boston; Buffalo; Chicago; Long Island; Los Angeles; Manchester, NH; New York City; Providence, RI; Rochester, NY; San Francisco; and Washington, DC.
  • U.S. News/Best Lawyers—Named “Law Firm of the Year” in Franchise Law (2012, 2013, 2015 and 2017)
  • Chambers USA (2015–2018)
  • Chambers Global (2015–2019)—Nixon Peabody’s franchise practice received global recognition; seven Nixon Peabody attorneys recognized as “Leaders in their Field”
  • Franchise Times “Legal Eagles” (2016–2019)
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