Amanda D. Dempsey Named Shareholder of Kent Franchise Law Group Affiliate, Stevens & Lee

VALLEY FORGE, PA – Jan. 12, 2021 – Kent Franchise Law Group has announced that Amanda D. Dempsey has been named a Shareholder of its affiliated law firm, Stevens & Lee.

Ms. Dempsey concentrates primarily on franchise and distribution representation, with a focus on state and federal regulatory compliance, protection of intellectual property and brand development, and mergers and acquisitions. She assists both franchisors and franchisees with all aspects of owning and operating franchise businesses, including the preparation and enforcement of franchise agreements, preparation and registration of franchise disclosure documents, employment law issues, franchisor/franchisee dispute resolution and litigation, and trademark registration and maintenance.

Ms. Dempsey served as judicial law clerk to the Honorable Robert P. Becker, Jr., Justice of the Superior Court of New Jersey, in both Gloucester and Cumberland counties.

As published in Philadelphia magazine, Ms. Dempsey was recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer Rising Star in 2019 and 2020. She has a J.D. from Villanova University School of Law and a B.A. from Georgetown University.


Kent Franchise Law Group combines the agility and focus of a boutique practice with the experience and expertise of a large law firm to provide a high level of service to franchisors and distributors. The firm offers comprehensive knowledge of the franchise industry and represents a wide range of regional, national and international business clients in franchising, distribution, intellectual property and related matters. The firm is part of The Stevens & Lee Companies and provides an expanded array of services through its affiliation with Stevens & Lee, a large full-service law firm, and Griffin Financial Group, a middle-market investment bank, along with other platform companies.