Gray Plant Mooty Franchise Practice and Attorney Gaylen Knack Recognized in Chambers Global


MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (March 17, 2010) — The law firm of Gray Plant Mooty is pleased to announce that its Franchise & Distribution practice group is one of just 11 franchise practices across the globe to be recognized in the 2010 edition of Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business. In addition, Gaylen Knack, a Gray Plant Mooty principal, is one of just 17 franchise attorneys worldwide recognized in the 2010 edition of Chambers Global.

“This outfit provides the full array of franchising services to its wide-ranging clientele,” reads the Chambers Global review of Gray Plant Mooty. “It recently added the expertise of Carl Zwisler to its Franchise and Distribution practice group, boosting the number of franchise lawyers to 23. These practitioners are concentrated in its Minneapolis and Washington, DC, offices. High-profile clients include Dunkin' Donuts, Baskin-Robbins, International Dairy Queen, and Radisson Hotels & Resorts. Gaylen Knack is singled out for his impressive transactional franchising work.”

Since 1999, Chambers has been researching the legal markets of over 180 countries, identifying the leading lawyers and law firms worldwide through interviews with thousands of lawyers and their clients. Chambers’ directories, published annually, are regarded as the most reputable in the legal profession.

About GPM:

Gray Plant Mooty is recognized as one of the leading corporate law firms in Minnesota and one of the top franchise firms in the world. Our roots go back to 1866. Today, we are a 170-attorney, full-service firm with offices in Minneapolis and St. Cloud, Minnesota, and Washington, DC. Our attorneys and staff provide exceptional client service and value to our clients, and directly or with our global affiliations, we provide comprehensive legal services on a regional, national, and global basis.