Franchising (Band 4)
Practice Areas: Mr Santa Maria has an extensive corporate practice with a focus on representing companies in cross-border business transactions. Mr Santa Maria's practice includes an emphasis on international franchising transactions in which he helps clients analyze, structure, negotiate and implement cross-border franchise development transactions via direct investment, joint venture, and master franchise or development agreements.
Professional Memberships: American Bar Association; Texas Bar Association; International Franchise Association.
Career: Mr. Santa Maria previously practiced with Thompson & Knight and DLA Piper.
Personal: Mr. Santa Maria is happily married to his wife, Allison, and has three children, Nick, Adam and Caitie.