Franchise Practice Group Chair Recognized

By Franchising

Kaufman & Canoles, P.C. is pleased to announce that Stephen E. Story, Chairman of its Franchising Group, has recently been named as one of the six Virginia Super Lawyers 2006 in Franchise/Dealership Law by Law & Politics; he is the only lawyer in Hampton Roads to achieve this distinction. He was also the only lawyer in Hampton Roads named one of the Best Lawyers in America (2006) in franchise law.

Mr. Story, who holds an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell, is a former Chair of the Board of Governors of the Virginia State Bar Antitrust, Franchise and Trade Regulation Section. He is also a member of the International Franchise Association’s (IFA) Legal/Legislative Committee. The IFA is the world’s leading franchise organization and its Legal/Legislative Committee is a select group of approximately 100 prominent franchise lawyers. Mr. Story is the only Hampton Roads attorney who serves on the Committee. Mr. Story regularly represents franchisors and franchisees in all aspects of franchise law.

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