Manning, Fulton &, Skinner, P.A. is pleased to announce that Ritchie W. Taylor, head of its Franchise & Hospitality practice group, and Ashley G. Nielsen, Of Counsel and an invaluable member of that same group, have both been named 2022 ‘Legal Eagles’ by Franchise Times magazine.
Franchise Times, a national industry publication for franchisors and multi-unit franchisees, annually recognizes the ‘star legal professionals in the franchise industry.’
This is Mr. Taylor’s second consecutive recognition, and Ms. Nielsen’s first. And with two honorees on this coveted list, Manning Fulton once again proves itself to be the Carolinas’ preeminent franchise firm.
‘These lawyers live and breathe franchising and truly understand the nuances of the unique business model. In a world of chaos and uncertainty, these exceptional professionals are more necessary than ever. With a keen mind for both the legalese and business, they understand the gravitas of every single legal battle, every transaction and the importance of every document. That engenders a spirit of collaboration and efficiency among this tight-knit group of legal professionals. No matter the issue, the Franchise Times Legal Eagles want to get it solved so everyone can get back to business.’
‘Legal Eagles’ are nominated by their clients and peers, then independently vetted by the Franchise Times editorial board.