April 4, 2022

Peter Viitre was inducted into the 2022 class of the Franchise Times Legal Eagles Hall of Fame

Sotos partner, Peter Viitre, is one of the four Canadian lawyers inducted into the 2022 class of the Franchise Times Legal Eagles Hall of Fame, which recognizes professionals who have received the “Legal Eagle” designation for 10 years.

About Franchise Times:

Franchise Times’ annual list recognizes top franchise lawyers from across Canada and the United States. Legal Eagles are nominated by their clients and peers and selected based on the number and quality of nominations received.

About Peter Viitre:

Peter is the leader of our Home Services and Retail practice areas. Working extensively with franchises in those sectors as well as clients in the automotive industry, he oversees all merger and acquisition transactions, primarily the purchase and sale of franchise systems including those with a cross-border component. Peter has been recognized by Chambers CanadaCanadian Legal LEXPERT DirectoryWho’s Who Legal, and Best Lawyers in Canada as a leading Canadian franchise law practitioner.

About Sotos LLP:
As Canada’s leading franchising, licensing, and distribution law firm, with over 20 legal professionals dedicated to the industry, Sotos LLP provides a comprehensive range of franchise law, corporate, private equity financing, commercial, litigation, intellectual property, employment, and real estate services to franchisors.