Cairncross & Hempelmann
Margaret is a member of Cairncross & Hempelmann’s Corporate Finance & Business Transactions team. Her business practice focuses on franchise system development, structuring and compliance, system management and corporate governance. With more than 30 years’ experience in franchise law, she skillfully and efficiently shepherds her clients through the regulatory process. Margaret provides proactive business advice to her clients, getting to know their businesses so that she can anticipate and mitigate any potential risks. Representing privately and publicly held clients, Margaret provides counsel on stock and asset acquisitions and venture capital investments. Margaret represents clients in a range of industries with a particular emphasis on emerging and entrepreneurial businesses. She is also an active advisor and assists in formation, compliance and governance to nonprofit boards in the Seattle community.