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Education

J.D., American University Washington College of Law

B.A., The University of Illinois

Law Journals

Articles Editor, National Security Law Brief

Bar and Court Admissions

District of Columbia Bar 

Illinois Bar

Languages

Malayalam

Luke J. Karamyalil

Staff Attorney

Practice Areas

Luke counsels franchisors with franchise-related legal matters, including drafting of franchise disclosure documents and related franchise, license, and development agreements.

Representative Experience

  • Drafts franchise disclosure documents and related franchise, license, and development agreements for domestic and international franchisors.
  • Counsels franchisors regarding the development and restructuring of franchise programs, franchise sales processes, and regulatory compliance.
  • Reviews advertisements and marketing materials for compliance with relevant regulations and to ensure claims are properly substantiated.

Professional Experience

  • Student Attorney, Janet R. Spragens Federal Tax Clinic (2015)
  • Summer Law Extern, The Honorable Judge Paul W. Grimm, U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland (2014)
  • Summer Law Clerk, The Honorable Judge William H. Hooks, Cook County Circuit Court (2013)
  • Administrative Assistant, The Pew Charitable Trusts (2010-2011)
  • Policy Intern, U.S. House Democratic Caucus (2009)
  • Legislative Intern, Office of Congressman Bill Foster, U.S. House of Representatives (2008)