Susan Miller

Partner

Susan Miller
Partner
office Philadelphia
phone 215-988-8315
fax215-988-8344
emailsmiller@wiggin.com


Biography

Susan Miller is a Partner in the firm's Franchise and Distribution Practice Group and Real Estate Department, based out of Philadelphia.

As a member of the Franchise and Distribution Practice Group and Real Estate Department, Ms. Miller focuses her practice on helping clients to develop, structure and maintain franchise and distribution networks, as well as transactions and contracts involving real estate, franchise and distribution assets and systems, operating standards, and other related regulatory and transactional matters. Ms. Miller also advises and assists independent and franchised business owners regarding concept and unit development, operating systems and standards, regulatory, media and customer relations issues, as well as real estate and leasing matters.

Prior to joining Wiggin and Dana, Susan served as in-house counsel for McDonald's Corporation for 15 years. During her tenure at McDonald's, Susan served as Senior Counsel for numerous business units and also as General Counsel to the East Division of McDonald's USA, LLC. In these roles, Ms. Miller provided strategic advice, leadership and guidance to the company, officers, department heads and staff, on franchising matters, commercial contracts, real estate matters, franchisee finance, supply chain matters, food safety matters, joint partnerships, advertising cooperatives and market-level advertising programs, creditor and lender issues, litigation management, general labor and employment matters, as well as general corporate governance, policy, compliance, and privacy issues. She has comprehensive experience in facilitating and ensuring compliance with new system-wide initiatives, as well as with existing standards and policies. Susan also has extensive transactional experience in franchise acquisitions, divestitures and work-outs. For ten years prior to joining McDonald's, Ms. Miller was in private practice specializing in commercial real estate transactions and retail leasing.

Susan earned her Juris Doctor from New England Law where she was the Editor-in-Chief of the New England Journal on Criminal and Civil Confinement. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Franklin and Marshall College.

Susan is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.


office Philadelphia
phone 215-988-8315
fax215-988-8344
emailsmiller@wiggin.com

PRACTICE GROUPS

EDUCATION

  • New England School of Law, J.D.
  • Franklin & Marshall College, B.A.

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania


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