Kristen Smith Joins Kent Franchise Law Group

VALLEY FORGE, PA – Aug. 31, 2020 – Kent Franchise Law Group, LLC has announced that Kristen M. Smith has joined the firm as an Associate.

Ms. Smith focuses her practice in franchise matters, regularly drafting and negotiating franchise disclosure documents, franchise agreements and related agreements on behalf of clients. She also advises clients on regulatory compliance, issues related to breach of system standards, terminations, trademark registration and infringement, and contract disputes. Ms. Smith also assists clients in franchise litigation and arbitration matters. She has a J.D. from Villanova University School of Law and a B.A. from The Pennsylvania State University.

Since its 2018 launch as part of the Stevens & Lee Companies, Kent Franchise Law Group has continued to represent a wide range of emerging and middle-market franchise companies and distributors in franchising, distribution, intellectual property and related matters. The firm also provides an expanded array of services through its affiliation with Stevens & Lee, a large full-service law firm, and Griffin Financial Group, a middle-market investment bank, along with other affiliated companies.