Dan Warshawsky

Dan Warshawsky, Esquire
Board Advisor Member

Dan Warshawsky advises the Stanwood Group as a Board Advisor Member and also separately provides services to Stanwood Group clients under independent engagement. Dan is a franchise, licensing and distribution attorney who represents clients in all aspects of franchise and distribution law. His practice focuses on franchise structuring and development, preparation of franchise disclosure documents and agreements, franchise registrations and exemptions, franchise relations, franchise compliance, franchise avoidance, international franchising, mergers and acquisitions of franchise systems, distributorships and licensing. Dan represents both franchisor and franchisee clients, although his practice predominantly involves the representation of franchisor clients. Prior to forming Warshawsky Law Group, PLLC in 2013, Dan practiced franchise law at Greenberg Traurig (7 years) and Weiss Brown (2 years).


  • J.D., summa cum laude, University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law, 2002
  • Order of the Coif
  • Arizona Law Review, Staff Writer (2000-01), Managing Editor (2001-02)
  • Honorable Mention; Outstanding Appellant Brief—Moot Court Competition
  • Graduate Tuition Merit Scholarship
  • Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity, Member

B.A., Economics and Environmental Studies, University of Colorado at Boulder, 1999
Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society, Member
Golden Key National Honor Society, Member
University of Colorado Kittredge Honors Program


  • Franchise Times – recognized as one of the top 100 franchise lawyers in the United States and Canada in its Legal Eagles poll (2020 and earlier editions)
  • Super Lawyers – named as one of the top 2.5% of attorneys under 40 by Super Lawyers (2020 and earlier editions)
  • Latin Lawyer Magazine – M&A Deal of the Year Award, 2008

Dan can be reached at:

Warshawsky Law Group, PLLC
Att: Daniel Warshawsky, Esquire
9943 East Bell Road
Scottsdale, Arizona 85260
Phone: (480) 719-4800
Email: dan@franchiselawyers.com