Offit Kurman Welcomes Business Litigator Nichole Galvin

For Immediate Release NicholeGalvin_2Maple Lawn, MD | Feb 22, 2016 Offit Kurman is pleased to announce that Nichole Galvin has joined the firm as a principal in the Business Litigation practice group.  Ms. Galvin will work in the firm’s Maple Lawn and Baltimore, Maryland offices. Nichole Galvin focuses her practice on complex business and commercial litigation with an emphasis on franchise and distribution law in the retail petroleum marketing industry. Ms. Galvin counsels franchisees and independent dealers on all aspects of their business and litigation needs. She has represented them in complex, multi-dealer litigation against their franchisors involving breach of contract, fraud, bad faith pricing, statutory violations and other franchise-related disputes.  She also counsels them in other matters affecting their businesses, including advising them on acquisitions and sales of existing franchise businesses, negotiating supply agreements that protect their interests and avoid common problems, and advising them on other issues that commonly arise in their gasoline service station, convenience store and automobile repair businesses. In addition, Ms. Galvin has extensive experience representing businesses and individuals in complex, multi-party disputes involving fraud, breach of contract and related business litigation in federal courts in Maryland, New York, and Delaware. Ms. Galvin also advises regional clients on issues involving land use and zoning matters. A Baltimore native, Ms. Galvin earned her J.D. at the University of Baltimore School of Law.  She graduated magna cum laude in 2002, and immediately began a judicial clerkship for the Honorable Peter B. Krauser, the current Chief Judge of the Court of Special Appeals, Maryland’s intermediate appellate court. “Nichole is a valuable addition to our litigation team here at Offit Kurman,” said John Raftery, chair of the firm’s Business Litigation practice group and member of the firm’s management committee. “Nichole’s extensive experience and talent as an advisor and litigator is unique in the legal marketplace.  The firm’s clients will benefit from Nicole’s expertise, and we hope the firm’s diverse practice groups will provide additional depth of service to Nichole’s clients.” To get in touch with Nichole Galvin, please visit her attorney page. More information about Offit Kurman’s Business Litigation services can be found here. For details and directions to Offit Kurman’s Maple Lawn office, click here.  


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