Six Faegre Baker Daniels franchise and distribution attorneys have been recognized as 2013 Legal Eagles by Franchise Times. Team members included in this year's listing are partners Kerry Bundy, Kevin Hein, William Killion and Brian Schnell; and counsel Jeff Brimer and Mary Beth Brody.
In addition to the six team members identified as Legal Eagles, 2013 marks the first year Hein and Killion have been identified as members of the Legal Eagles Hall of Fame. This list features 45 attorneys who have appeared on the Franchise Times Legal Eagles list for the 10th year in a row.
Brimer, Brody, Hein and Schnell focus their franchise practices on corporate matters, while Bundy and Killion focus their practices on litigation matters for franchise clients. Faegre Baker Daniels' franchise team provides a full suite of legal service to franchisors, including franchise structure and compliance; raising capital and financing; franchise M&A; brand position and protection; international franchising; and litigation and alternative dispute resolution.
The annual Franchise Times Legal Eagles list is designed to identify the "very best attorneys, as viewed by their clients and peers," according to the Franchise Times website. The publication received over 775 nominations and Legal Eagles were selected for inclusion in the 2013 list by the Franchise Times editorial board. The full list of 2013 Legal Eagles is available for download here.