Joseph J. Santaniello: Lawyer with Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP

Joseph J. Santaniello

Partner
Charlotte,  NC  U.S.A.
Phone704.945.2141

Peer Rating
 4.4/5.0
BV® Distinguished

Client Rating

Featured BV Peer Review Rated Lawyer IconFeatured BV Peer Review Rated Lawyer Icon
Printer Friendly VersionEmail this PageDownload to My Outlook ContactsAdd lawyer to My FavoritesCompare this lawyer to other lawyers in your favorites

Experience & Credentials Ratings & Reviews
 

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Transactions
  • Corporate Law / Business Organizations
  • Franchise and Distribution
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Transactions
  • Mergers and Acquisitions and Divestitures
 
University University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.S., 1994
 
Law SchoolUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, J.D., 1997
 
Admitted1997, North Carolina
 
Memberships 

Professional and Community Affiliations
•Mecklenburg County Bar Association
•North Carolina Bar Association
•American Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law section
•Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte, Board of Directors
•National Hispanic Entrepreneurs' Organization, Advisory Board
•International Trademark Association
•International Franchise Association
•ABA Forum on Franchising
•FBI Charlotte Citizens' Academy Alumni Association

 
LanguagesSpanish
 
BornJamaica, New York, April 21, 1972
 
Biography

Joseph J. (Jack) Santaniello's principal areas of practice are general corporate and commercial transactional matters, including corporate formation and dissolution, copyright and federal and state trademark matters, as well as franchise, distribution and licensing law.

Jack has extensive experience in representing companies and their owners in a wide variety of business activities, including transaction negotiations, contract review, shareholder disputes, business and commercial litigation. Jack also has experience in non-profit organizations, commercial bankruptcy and creditors' rights matters as well as securities law matters.

Honors
•North Carolina Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine, 2012, 2011, 2010 and 2009
•Charlotte Movers & Shakers, Business Leader magazine, 2012, 2011
•40 Under 40, Charlotte Business Journal, 2009
•North Carolina Law Impact Leader, Business Leader, North Carolina Legal Guide, 2009
•Top Lawyers in Charlotte, Business Leader magazine, 2008
•Class 30 of Leadership Charlotte

News Releases
01.15.2014 Jack Santaniello Presented at Latin American Chamber of Commerce
12.12.2013 Jack Santaniello Presented at Level 7 Event
11.07.2013 Jack Santaniello Presented at Latin American Chamber of Commerce
05.24.2013 Jack Santaniello Presented at Latin American Chamber of Commerce
05.21.2013 Philip S. Chubb and Joseph J. Santaniello Presented at NBI Seminar
03.14.2013 Joseph J. Santaniello Presented at Level 7 Event
01.26.2012 Shumaker Announces 2012 North Carolina Rising Stars
01.21.2011 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Named to 2011 North Carolina Rising Stars
12.08.2010 Moses Luski and Jack Santaniello Spoke at the NHEO Talks Charlotte Conference
01.27.2010 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Named to 2010 North Carolina Rising Stars

Publications
06.16.2014 Letter of Intent: Gateway to a Deal
10.15.2012 Contributing Author, Annual Franchise and Distribution Law Developments 2012 (American Bar Association)
10.01.2012 Contributing Author, Covenants Against Competition in Franchise Agreements, North Carolina Chapter, 3rd Edition (American Bar Association)
02.01.2012 Interesting North Carolina Business Law Changes for 2012, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Dividends Newsletter
12.01.2011 L3Cs: New Kid on the Company Block, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Dividends Newsletter
03.01.2011 That's Not Me: Trademark Identity Theft, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Dividends Newsletter
12.01.2010 Do You Have Good Business Judgment? Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Dividends Newsletter
12.01.2010 Red Flags Get a Temporary Green Light, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Dividends Newsletter
12.01.2010 Are You a Target? A Short Summary of Several New North Carolina Laws, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Dividends Newsletter
06.01.2010 Another Red Flag for the Red Flags Rule, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Dividends Newsletter
04.28.2010 Franchise Business Offers Some Risks With Rewards, Charlotte Business Journal
12.01.2009 Are You Ignoring Red Flags? Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Dividends Newsletter
09.01.2009 Is That 'Independent Contractor' Really An 'Employee'? Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Dividends Newsletter
09.01.2009 Are You Paying the New Minimum? (NC Minimum Wage Act), Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Dividends Newsletter
05.01.2008 Advanced Issues in M & A, International Franchise Association (IFA), 41st Annual Legal Symposium
03.01.2008 Want to Keep Your Car? Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Dividends Newsletter
09.01.2007 Are You a Federal Fugitive? Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Dividends Newsletter
07.01.2007 What is That Trademark Worth? Journal of Trading Partner Practices
03.01.2007 Have Your IP Dollars Been Well Spent? Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Dividends Newsletter

Newsletters
07.29.2014 Dividends Newsletter - Volume 7, Number 1
02.10.2012 Dividends Newsletter - Volume 6, Number 1
08.02.2011 Dividends Newsletter - Volume 5, Number 2
12.08.2010 Dividends Newsletter - Winter 2011
07.27.2010 Dividends Newsletter - Summer 2010
08.26.2009 Dividends Newsletter - Fall 2009
04.10.2008 Dividends Newsletter - Spring 2008
10.10.2007 Dividends Newsletter - Fall 2007
05.01.2007 Dividends Newsletter - Spring 2007

Events and Presentations
12.12.2013 North Carolina Business Law Update
11.14.2013 Hot Topics in Franchising - Case Law Update
11.07.2013 Legal Basics for Your Business
05.21.2013 Helping Your Client Buy or Sell a Small-to-Medium Sized Business
May 2013 Types of 501(c) Entities
April 2013 E-verify Coming Your Way
03.14.2013 Filling Out Your Final Four Legal Bracket
11.14.2012 Ownership of Electronic Media, LACCC
09.19.2012 Various Legal Topics, Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte
09.18.2012 Legal Basics For Your Business, FranNet Carolina Franchise Forum
05.16.2012 Various Legal Topics, Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte
09.22.2011 Franchising 101, The Entrepreneur's Source Franchise Ownership Workshop
01.27.2011 Discovery Day and Franchise Expo, The Entrepreneur's Source
12.07.2010 Are You Ready for the Future? - Building a Shared Vision for 2020, National Hispanic Entrepreneurs Association (NHEO) Talks Charlotte Conference
10.27.2010 Is Your Next Borrower a Franchisor or Franchisee? National Funding Association - Research Triangle Chapter
10.15.2010 10 Things to Consider Before Buying a Franchise
12.16.2009 Drafting LLC Agreements: Essential Skills and Hands-On Training, National Business Institute (NBI) Seminar
10.23.2009 10 Things to Consider Before Buying a Franchise, The Entrepreneur's Source Franchise Expo
04.12.2009 Informational Seminar for Struggling Business, The Employers Association
08.26.2008 Current Issues in Franchise Law, National Funding Association Meeting
08.22.2008 Tax-Exempt Organizations, Lorman Education Services Seminar
08.18.2008 Why Limited Liability Companies? National Business Institute (NBI) Seminar
06.09.2008 Fundamentals of Entity Selection, National Business Institute (NBI) Seminar
05.11.2008 Advanced Issues in M & A, International Franchise Association (IFA), 41st Annual Legal Symposium
11.27.2007 Current Issues in Corporate and Trademark Law, National Funding Association Meeting
08.15.2007 Why Limited Liability Companies? National Business Institute (NBI) Seminar
06.06.2007 Fundamentals of Entity Selection, National Business Institute (NBI) Seminar
10.24.2006 Creating a Business Entity, Information for Small Business Owners Seminar

 
ISLN912221609
 

Documents by this lawyer on Martindale.com

Subscribe to this feed

Letter of Intent: Gateway to a Deal
Philip S. Chubb,Joseph J. Santaniello, June 30, 2014
Your time is valuable. So is the business that you are thinking about selling or the business you intend to acquire. You may also be thinking that before running up professional advisor costs, your business folks should be able to put together a non-binding letter of intent (“LOI”) and...


View Ratings & Reviews
Profile Visibility
#667 in weekly profile views out of 6,491 lawyers in Charlotte, North Carolina
#111,830 in weekly profile views out of 1,616,736 total lawyers Overall

Office Information

Joseph J. Santaniello

128 South Tryon Street, Suite 1800
CharlotteNC 28202-5013




Loading...
 

Professional Networking for Legal Professionals Only

Quickly and easily expand your professional
network - join the premier global network for legal professionals only. It's powered by the
Martindale-Hubbell database - over 1,000,000 lawyers strong.
Join Now