Larkin Hoffman Recognized by Chambers USA


Larkin Hoffman was again ranked highly by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, a leading annual guide identifying the top attorneys and firms in the United States. In the recently released 2015 rankings, Chambers recognized Larkin Hoffman for its well-known real estate practice and national franchise practice. The publication also ranked the State Capital Group, a network of law firms across the globe, at the highest possible level. Larkin Hoffman is a founder and key member of the network.

Peter Coyle, a leading regulatory attorney, was recognized as a “notable practitioner” in real estate for his zoning and land use practice. The publication quoted firm clients who said that Pete is “very good at building relationships, very creative in his negotiation, and gives realistic expectations." Clients also noted Pete’s "ability to achieve the goal without agitating the other side."

The publication praised Tim Stoltman as “extremely knowledgeable and experienced” citing his broad real estate practice and considerable expertise in hotel and office properties.

Chambers found that Larkin Hoffman real estate is a “respected practice that excels in zoning and land use issues and is also noted for its litigation and transactional strengths.”

Larkin Hoffman’s franchise practice is consistently ranked among the best firms in the nation by Chambers USA. The publisher reported that clients said of the practice: “they find us answers that work in reality.” Chuck Modell, who was honored with a national ranking for the eighth consecutive year, was found to be “extremely knowledgeable about franchising and a skilled negotiator,” according to market sources cited by Chambers. Joe Fittante has also been nationally ranked for many years by Chambers for his experience in advising clients on a broad range of issues including structuring franchise relationships and creating distribution networks.

Chambers USA is one of the world’s leading publishers of guides to the legal profession, ranking leading firms and lawyers in an extensive range of practice areas throughout United States.