Miller Nash LLP partner Dan Oates has been selected for inclusion in the franchising section of the inaugural edition of Who’s Who Legal: Thought Leaders USA.
Who’s Who Legal identifies world’s leading lawyers through an independent research process with clients and experts in the sector. Nominees have been selected based upon comprehensive survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. New in 2023, the top 25-30% of these lawyers are then included in the Thoughts Leaders edition, which represents the best that the USA has to offer the business/legal community.
About Dan Oates
Dan is the Partner-in-Charge of the Seattle office of Miller Nash LLP. focusing his practice on franchising and distribution and cannabis litigation. Dan has spent his career in state and federal courts litigating claims for breach of contract, presale negligent and fraudulent misrepresentation, trademark infringement, termination, nonrenewal, and partnership disputes. He also has extensive experience with administrative actions before the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board, the Washington Department of Financial Institutions, the Washington Department of Licensing, and the United States Patent and Trademark Office Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.