Mr. Crowley is an associate in Dorsey's Trial Group. His practice focuses on general... more
Mr. Crowley is an associate in Dorsey's Trial Group. His practice focuses on general and complex commercial litigation including securities, product liability, intellectual property, and franchise matters. Mr. Crowley has also advised and represented clients in U.S. export control matters. Prior Experience Prior to joining Dorsey Whitney, Mr. Crowley was a Major in the U.S. Army Special... view profile
I have been practicing law in the Northwest for over twenty years helping clients... more
I have been practicing law in the Northwest for over twenty years helping clients solve legal issues and reach their business and personal goals through creative and cost effective solutions. Each case is different and requires attention to detail. So is a strong relationship between the lawyer and the client so they are represented in the best light possible. I look forward to me... view profile
Franchise law applies to franchisors like McDonald's ®, who allow you to buy and operate a business using the franchise trademarks, name, and business methods. In return, you, the franchisee, get the name recognition value and reputation of the franchisor. A franchise lawyer will make sure the franchisor treats you fairly. Franchises can be expensive, and when you buy one you are gambling on the franchisor's success. Franchise lawyers know the many franchise laws that prevent the franchisor from taking advantage of you. If you are considering franchising your business, a franchise lawyer can also help you with that decision.