Taft is pleased to welcome seasoned franchise attorney Josh Brown as a partner and chair of its Franchise and Distribution industry group.
Brown brings significant franchise and licensing experience to Taft and offers clients a unique combination of legal experience, business background, and entrepreneurial skills to help clients grow their businesses. Throughout his career, he has focused on counseling franchisors through legal challenges and helping identify and pursue potential franchise opportunities.
“Josh is an outstanding lawyer and business advisor. We are thrilled to welcome him to the firm as part of our continued effort to expand our capabilities and introduce top talent to Taft,” said Brad Schwer, partner-in-charge of Taft’s Indianapolis office.
Earlier in his career, Brown worked in business management, sales, marketing, and operations for several businesses, including two franchise systems. He is the creator and host of Franchise Euphoria, a top-rated podcast, and a frequent author and presenter on topics related to franchising.
Brown received his law degree from Valparaiso University and his undergraduate degree from Indiana University.
Taft’s Franchise and Distribution group offers a broad range of transactional, regulatory, intellectual property, and litigation matters. The team works with franchisors, franchisees, manufacturers, distributors, dealers, and industry associations to achieve both short and long-term success and prepare for growth.