(Associate) admitted to bar, 2003, Rhode Island and Massachusetts.
Education: Providence College (B.A., 1999); Roger Williams University School of Law (J.D., 2002). Delta Theta Phi.
Member: Rhode Island Bar Association; Massachusetts Bar Association; Justinian Society.
PROJECTS: Sale of commercial shopping plaza and subsequent purchase of other commercial shopping plaza in conjunction with IRS Code Section 1031 Exchange.
Monitor database of approximately 2,000 commercial lease and quick service restaurant franchise agreements to ensure clients are notified of upcoming option terms and the technical and time sensitive manner in which to exercise said terms. This also gives clients the necessary time to evaluate site performance and determine whether to approach landlords to renegotiate terms. Provide related assistance with renegotiation.
Individual representation and assistance with team representation relative to various acquisition and sales of small businesses and quick service restaurants, ranging in scope and amount from one location under $500K to forty locations in excess of $40M.
Practice Areas: Real Estate Law; Corporate Law; Commercial Law; Business Transactions; Franchise Law; Land Use Law; Zoning Law, Landlord/Tenant Matters.
John J. Poloski, III