All Nine Plave Koch partners recognized by Who’s Who Legal

Nine Partners recognized by Who’s Who Legal 

All nine of the firm’s partners (Regina Amolsch, Leslie Curran, Marisa Faunce, David Koch, Michael Laidhold, Lee Plave, Leslie Pujo, Ben Reed and Jim Rubinger) were named by London-based Who’s Who Legal to WWL’s list of the top franchise  lawyers in the world for 2019.

WWL is a leading publication based in London that annually identifies the foremost legal practitioners in various fields of law. WWL publishes findings based on its independent six-month research process, which encompasses feedback from private practitioners, clients and other experts in the sector around the world. Each year, WWL identifies leading experts and firms in each of its featured practice areas, including franchise law.

Plave Koch is proud to be one of few firms in the world to have WWL recognize 100% of its partners for their outstanding work and scholarship.

Lee Plave Named 2019 Global Franchise Lawyer of the Year 

Lee Plave was named global Franchise Lawyer of the Year for the second consecutive year by WWL.

“In winning this award for the second time, Mr. Plave has once again showed his outstanding skill, expertise and reputation in the field of franchising, said Rupert Wilson, WWL’s editor. “Respondents to our research recommended him more than any other practitioner in the research for our 2018 edition and noted him as being ‘a great person to work with’ and someone who ‘lives and breathes franchising.’”

David Koch, Lee Plave, and Leslie Curran Recognized in Who’s Who Legal: Thought Leaders Global Elite 2020

Lee Plave, David Koch, and Leslie Curran were recognized in Who’s Who Legal: Thought Leaders – Global Elite 2020, which brings together the insight, expertise and wisdom of some of the world’s foremost lawyers and experts in a single book. Plave Koch is the only firm in the world with three franchise partners named to the list of top lawyers.