Mark Melton became of counsel to the firm in October 2012. Mark brings more than 20 years of franchise experience to the firm as both a franchisor and a franchisee. Mark recently sold Coverall Mountain & Pacific, a master franchise company he built from the ground up into a business operating in six states with more than 560 franchisees and 2,600 clients.
Mark earned his J.D. at the Santa Barbara College of Law, graduating with honors and also earned his MBA from Claremont Graduate University – Peter F. Drucker School of Management. Mark brings a wide range of practical experience to the firm in franchising, business transactions, mergers and acquisitions, securities and general corporate matters. Mark’s knowledge and experience will help the firm better serve its franchise clients in franchise-related and business transactional matters.