Lisa & Sousa, Ltd. 5 Benefit Street, Providence, RI 02904
4012740600 (Phone), 4014216117 (Fax)
Franchising Law Land Use Law Zoning Law Business Law Real Estate Probate Law
Rhode Island Bar Association American Bar Association (Member, Sections on: Probate Franchise Corporation Banking Business Law).
1964, Rhode Island 1965, U.S. District Court, District of Rhode Island
University of Rhode Island, B.A., 1961
Boston University, LL.B., 1964
Smithfield Voters for Responsible Development, Inc. v. LaGreca, et al 755 A.2d 126 (R.I. Sup. Ct. 2000)
Fidelity Investments Lisa & Sousa, Ltd. has represented Fidelity in the development of the company's over 300 acre, RI Campus since 1996. Transactions have included: land acquisition representation in permitting proceedings before the town council, planning board and other agencies permitting transactions for construction of a 3rd office building and, most recently, permitting for a 565,000 sq. ft. office building, the largest in RI Dunkin' Donuts We have represented Dunkin' Donuts franchise owners in the acquisition, sale and development of multi-unit locations for over 50 years collectively. Lisa & Sousa, LTD. is also legal counsel for Dunkin' Donuts Independent Franchise Organization (DDIFO). Recent Transactions: Transfer of ownership of 100 franchise locations in Northeast, Southeast and other parts of the United States Sale of 48 locations in NY Purchase of 15 stores in the Northeast Acquisition of multi-shop networks in Florida (18), Vermont (20) and Cape Cod, MA (20).
Smithfield Probate Judge, 1973-1975 and 1977-1981. AWARDS AND RECOGNITION: Outstanding Franchise Lawyer, Franchise Times; Certificate of Distinction, Rhode Island Bar Association, University of Rhose ...