Licensed Real Estate Broker, Illinois, 1994. Corporate Counsel, Chart House, Inc. (Diversifoods, Inc.) and Entre Computer Centers, Inc., 1981-1985. Speaker and Co-Author: "Avoiding and Addressing Wrongful Termination of Your Franchise," and "Don't Give Away The Store—The Purchase and Sale of a Franchise," American Franchise Association Legal Symposium, 2001. Co-Author: "To Litigate, Arbitrate or Mediate...That is the Question!" American Franchise Association Quarterly (Volume 1, Issue 3, Autumn, 1993; "The Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing," November 1994 VIEWS-Periodical for the National Association of 7-Eleven Franchises. Author: "The Franchise Transfer from Hell," American Franchise Association Blast Fax, March 2002; "Subway's Train Stopped, A Case Study," American Franchise Association Blast Fax, April 2003. Founding Affiliate Member, American Franchise Association.