Dan Warshawsky

Dan Warshawsky


Dan is a franchise, licensing and distribution attorney who represents clients in all aspects of franchise and distribution law. His practice focuses on franchise structuring and development, preparation of franchise disclosure documents and agreements, franchise registrations and exemptions, franchise relations, franchise compliance, franchise avoidance, international franchising, mergers and acquisitions of franchise systems, distributorships and licensing. Dan represents both franchisor and franchisee clients, although his practice predominantly involves the representation of franchisor clients. Prior to forming Warshawsky Seltzer, PLLC in 2013, Dan practiced franchise law at Greenberg Traurig (7 years) and Weiss Brown (2 years).


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J.D., summa cum laude, University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law, 2002

Order of the Coif

Arizona Law Review, Staff Writer (2000-01), Managing Editor (2001-02)

Honorable Mention; Outstanding Appellant Brief—Moot Court Competition

Graduate Tuition Merit Scholarship

Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity, Member


B.A., Economics and Environmental Studies, University of Colorado at Boulder, 1999

Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society, Member

Golden Key National Honor Society, Member

University of Colorado Kittredge Honors Program



Franchise Times – recognized as one of the top 100 franchise lawyers in the United States and Canada in its Legal Eagles poll (2017 and earlier editions)

Super Lawyers – named as one of the top 2.5% of attorneys under 40 by Super Lawyers (2016 and earlier editions)

Latin Lawyer Magazine – M&A Deal of the Year Award, 2008


Joint Employer Concerns and Tips for Franchisors