Kate Wallman is a Certified Specialist in Franchise & Distribution Law as designated by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Fewer than 50 attorneys are currently designated as a Certified Specialist in Franchise & Distribution Law in the State of California. She is a transactional attorney representing clients in all aspects of registration, ownership, operation, transfers, purchases and sales of franchises – domestically and globally.
Wallman has over 14 years of experience drafting franchise contracts and disclosure documents, as well as advising clients on regulatory compliance. Her practical experience as both in-house franchise counsel to two major restaurant brands and her many years of work in law firm environments give her a unique perspective that she uses to assist her clients with the various issues and demands that franchised and independent business owners face in the expansion, sale, purchase, financing and operation of their companies.