Gary DuvallGary R. Duvall


P: (206) 903-8700
F: (206) 903-8820

Gary R. Duvall assists businesses in franchising, licensing and distribution. He represents local and international franchisors, manufacturers, suppliers, licensors, licensees, master franchisees, franchisees and franchisee associations, distributors and dealers.

Gary is a co-Chair of Dorsey’s Franchise, Distribution and Licensing Law practice. He has been selected by his peers for inclusion in “The Best Lawyers in America,” 1995-present, Woodward/White, Inc. He is the only lawyer from the Pacific Northwest listed (by peer surveys) in “An International Who’s Who of Franchise Lawyers,” 1997-present, Law Business Research Ltd., London. He is AV Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell®. He has been selected by Franchise Times as a “Legal Eagle” 2007-present. He has been named a Washington “Super Lawyer” by Washington Law & Politics 2010-present.

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piper-josh_smallJosh Piper
Senior Attorney

P: (206) 903-5428

Josh Piper advises local, national, and international businesses in a broad range of franchising, licensing, and distribution issues. He works with franchisors, licensors, and manufacturers, as well as franchisees, licensees, distributors, and dealers.

Josh also advises companies in a broad range of other business transactions and commercial issues, including mergers and acquisitions, contests and sweepstakes, outsourcing, and other standard commercial agreements. He also provides outside general counsel advice such as entity formation, corporate governance matters, and drafting and reviewing a wide variety of contracts and agreements.

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