April 08, 2015 // Franchising.com // CHICAGO - All of the partners of Cheng Cohen, the franchise industry’s premier full service boutique law firm, have been included in The Franchise Times Legal Eagles of 2015, released last week. Partners Amy Cheng, Fredric A. Cohen and Michael R. Daigle appear in the 12th edition of The Franchise Times Legal Eagles, which recognizes superior attorneys who are nominated for inclusion by their clients, peers and Franchise Times editors.
A respected franchise legal industry expert, Cheng represents franchisors of all sizes on the structuring and operation of franchise programs through all phases of development and also assists private equity firms in connection with acquisitions of franchise companies. She is active in various professional organizations and is chair of this year’s IFA Legal Symposium. She is widely published and consistently wins industry honors, among them from The Best Lawyers of America®. She earns a Legal Eagle for transactional law.
Cohen is a sought-after business and commercial litigator and trial lawyer for franchisors. With extensive experience in antitrust, intellectual property and more, he represents clients in state and federal trial and appellate courts across the country as well as in alternative dispute resolution forums such as arbitration and mediation. He wins a Legal Eagle for litigation.
A veteran attorney with 20 year’s experience on the corporate side, Daigle now advises both US and foreign franchisors on a variety of legal matters. An authoritative legal trade industry editor and widely published, he presents at conferences worldwide and previously served as Co-Chair of the International Commercial Transactions, Franchising and Distribution Committee of the ABA Section of International Law. He earns a Legal Eagle for transactional law and was quoted in the issue’s Q&A section:
“I spent 25 years as a client of outside lawyers and truly understand the absolute need to provide swift, efficient, and cost-effective legal services – if there’s a piece of paper sitting on my desk, it means a piece of the client’s business isn’t getting done. That’s not acceptable.”
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Established in 2007, Cheng Cohen grew out of a simple credo: to provide uncompromising client service and sound, practical legal advice to franchise and distribution clients for a fair and reasonable fee. Today, the boutique law practice is recognized as one of the leading franchise firms in the country providing franchisors, licensors and manufacturers with the comprehensive legal services, litigation support and development assistance needed to bring their products and services to market efficiently and economically. In addition to its consistent first tier ranking for franchising by U.S. News – Best Lawyers listing of Best Law Firms, Cheng Cohen has also been recognized by Chambers & Partners USA as a leader in franchising for both client service and commercial awareness. Additional information about Cheng Cohen can be found at www.chengcohen.com.
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