CHICAGO, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- All of the partners from Cheng Cohen, the franchise industry's premier full service boutique law firm, have been included in The Franchise Times Legal Eagles of 2014, released just last week. Partners Amy Cheng, Fredric A. Cohen and Michael R. Daigle appear in the 11th edition of The Franchise Times Legal Eagles, which recognizes superior attorneys who are nominated by their clients and peers, and who represent both franchisors and franchisees in litigation and transactional law.
Cheng, widely published and a respected franchise legal industry expert, represents franchisors of all sizes on the structuring and operation of franchise programs through all phases of development. She sits on various committees and professional organizations including being a member of the International Franchise Association Women's Franchise Committee. In addition to other kudos, Cheng was selected by her peers for The Best Lawyers of America® and is The Best Lawyers' 2014 Chicago Franchise Law "Lawyer of the Year."
Cohen, a sought after business and commercial litigator and trial lawyer for franchisors, has a long list of honors including being inducted to The Franchise Times Legal Eagles Hall of Fame in 2013. 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 recently represented Quiznos in its decade-plus litigation.
Daigle specializes in transactional law with an international focus. A respected legal trade industry editor and widely published, he presents at conferences all over the world and currently serves as Co-Chair of the International Commercial Transactions, Franchising and Distribution Committee of the ABA Section of International Law. A veteran attorney with 20 year's experience on the corporate side, Daigle returned to private practice in 2008 and now advises both US and foreign franchisors on a variety of legal matters.
For more information on The Franchise Times Legal Eagles of 2014, please visit Franchise Times.
About Cheng Cohen, LLC: 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.