DLA Piper Continues Growth in Silicon Valley
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)

DLA Piper

Summary: The Franchise and Distribution practice at DLA Piper’s Silicon Valley office is receiving a valuable new member to their team.

Karen Marchiano is pleased to be joining the Franchise and Distribution practice in the DLA Piper Silicon Valley office as of counsel. She is joining DLA Piper from an of counsel position with Dentons .


Marchiano will focus her practice on advising franchisors in the real estate, restaurant, hotel, automotive, financial services, and education industries. Her extensive experience delves into individual and class litigation. She also works with clients on a variety of issues like termination and non-renewal, trademark protection, joint employment, system standards and changes, vicarious liability, and compliance with franchise statutes.

While at Dentons, Marchiano gave direction to franchisors on regulatory matters, represented clients in the full scope of litigation and arbitration services, and conducted regulatory due diligence for mergers and acquisitions in the franchise systems.

Rich Greenstein, chair of DLA Piper’s Franchise and Distribution practice said of her addition, “We are very excited about Karen joining our Group. She brings a wealth of knowledge and talent that will benefit current and new clients. Karen gives our Group a physical presence on the west coast and, with the recent additions of Sandy Wall and Alexander Tuneski, continues our intention to grow purposefully in order to continue providing the most comprehensive legal advice in franchising.”

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!

She earned her J.D. from U.C. Berkeley School of Law and her B.S. from Duke University.




Associate Attorney

USA-CA-San Clemente

We are a client-focused growing south Orange County California solo-practitioner law firm with a pra...

Apply now

First Party Property Associate Attorney


First Party Property Associate position at fast-growing law firm in downtown Orlando.  Excellen...

Apply now

ERISA Compliance Attorney


O’Brien, Belland & Bushinsky is an established, rapidly-growing, Labor law firm. We are seekin...

Apply now

Litigation Associate


Boutique law firm of trial lawyers, top ranked by Chambers, Benchmark, US News and World R...

Apply now




Search Now

Public Finance Associate Attorney


Seattle office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a public finance associate attorne...

Apply Now

Complex Civil Litigation Associate Attorney

USA-NY-New York City

New York City office of boutique firm seeks associate attorney with 4-6 years of complex civil litig...

Apply Now

Mid-Senior level Corporate Capital Markets/Securities Associate Attorney


Chicago office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks mid-senior level corporate capital...

Apply Now

Most Popular


To Top