ST. LOUIS, MO—Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C., is pleased to announce that Paul F. Woody has joined the firm as counsel in the Franchising & Distribution and Business Services groups, based in Greensfelder’s St. Louis office.
A Certified Franchise Executive through the Institute of Certified Franchise Executives, Mr. Woody works with franchisors in a variety of industries to help ensure their compliance with federal and state laws and proactively avoid disputes.
Previously, Mr. Woody served as general counsel for a large sports and recreation franchisor with more than 300 franchises throughout the United States, Canada and Japan. I
Mr. Woody also teaches franchise law at Saint Louis University School of Law, from which he received his J.D. He received his Bachelor of Arts from St. Louis University.