Keri McWilliams is a co-leader of Nixon Peabody’s franchise team. She represents franchisors across numerous industries, including restaurants, retailers, education providers and health and fitness concepts. She provides strategic counselling on expansion and growth, and domestic and international sales and compliance. Keri was selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2019 in the field of franchise law and has been named in Who’s Who Legal as being among the world’s leading franchise lawyers. Keri is a leader in the franchise industry, serving as an associate editor of The Franchise Lawyer since 2015. She is also a regular writer and presenter on franchise law topics, contributing chapters to the ABA’s 2018 publication Franchise Desk Book (3rd edn) and the ABA’s 2017 publication Exemptions and Exclusions under Federal and State Franchise Registration and Disclosure Laws.