News and Events

Please join us on August 1, 2018, for the next installment of our Franchise Development Series: Overcoming Objections and Closing the Deal. The presentation will feature franchise development specialist, Mike Pollock, and franchise attorneys Laura Canada Lewis and Cheryl Mullin, who will discuss techniques and creative solutions for resolving franchisee concerns during the sales process.

Mike Pollock, is the founding principal of FranLift, a professional provider of franchise development services to emerging and mature brands.  Mike has more than 20 years’ experience in franchise development, having worked with the leading franchise referral networks and outsource development firms in the industry.  Cheryl Mullin and Laura Canada Lewis are shareholders of Mullin Law, PC, a commercial law firm recognized internationally in the area of franchise law.

We hope you’ll join us Wednesday, August 1, 2018, from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at Maggiano’s Little Italy, Northpark Center, 205 N. Park Center, Dallas, Texas 75225.

To register, check out  For more information about FranLift, visit

We look forward to seeing you there!



A big THANK YOU to Cordell Riley for his engaging and inspiring presentation at our May 8th Joe Merlot meeting: Successful Tips for Franchisors. Cordell Riley is the Founder and President of Tortal Training, a leading provider of training solutions in the franchise industry.  Please click here for more information about Tortal Training, or go to .

Please join us for our next Joe Merlot breakfast on Wednesday, August 1, 2017.  We are meeting at Maggiano’s North Park Center, from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m.  Topic will be announced shortly.

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Dallas, Texas – July 2, 2018 – Mullin Law, P.C. is pleased to announce that Nirali Patel has joined the firm as an associate attorney. “We are excited that Nirali has agreed to join us,” says founding shareholder, Cheryl Mullin, “Nirali’s corporate and healthcare experience and finance background will be a valuable asset to our clients.”

Dallas, Texas, June 2018 – Mullin Law congratulates Jennifer Luette for earning her Juris Doctor and graduation summa cum laude from UNT Dallas College of Law. “For the past seven years, Jennifer has been an integral part of the firm’s trademark and litigation team,” says Cheryl Mullin, the firm’s founder, “we are extremely proud of her accomplishment and excited for her to begin a new chapter as ‘attorney at law.’”

Dallas, Texas, April 2018 – D Magazine has named Mullin Law Shareholders Cheryl Mullin and Laura Canada Lewis to its 2018 “Best Lawyers in Dallas” list.

Dallas, Texas, April 2018 – Franchise Times has recognized Mullin Law Shareholders Cheryl Mullin and Laura Canada Lewis as 2018 Legal Eagles, a publication featuring the top franchise practitioners in the United States. Legal Eagles are selected through nominations from peers, clients and the publication editors.

This marks the first time that Lewis has been selected as a Legal Eagle and the 15th selection for Mullin.


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