Jarina focuses her practice on franchise and intellectual property matters. Her work includes drafting and negotiating franchise disclosure documents, franchise agreements, license agreements, supply agreements and other agreements ancillary to franchising, such as termination and release agreements and commercial real estate leases. She regularly counsels clients on regulatory compliance and franchisee management. Jarina is a Certified Franchise Executive (CFE).

Her work also includes all aspects of trademark registration and the performance of intellectual property in due diligence in mergers, acquisitions and other matters and attention to regulatory issues related to intellectual property and franchising, both in the United States and internationally.

In addition to her franchise work, Jarina also assists the firm’s non-franchise clients, including financial institutions, manufacturers, and other suppliers, in drafting, negotiating and implementing vendor, supply, distribution and other third-party agreements.

  • Certified Franchise Executive
  • American Bar Association
  • International Franchise Association

As published in Philadelphia magazine, Jarina was recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer Rising Star in 2020 and 2021.

Education

  • Villanova University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2013
  • Boston University, B.S., 2007

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey

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Jarina Duffy
Jarina D. Duffy
Attorney at Law
jarina.duffy@kentfranchiselaw.com

Jarina focuses her practice on franchise and intellectual property matters. Her work includes drafting and negotiating franchise disclosure documents, franchise agreements, license agreements, supply agreements and other agreements ancillary to franchising, such as termination and release agreements and commercial real estate leases. She regularly counsels clients on regulatory compliance and franchisee management. Jarina is a Certified Franchise Executive (CFE).

Her work also includes all aspects of trademark registration and the performance of intellectual property in due diligence in mergers, acquisitions and other matters and attention to regulatory issues related to intellectual property and franchising, both in the United States and internationally.

In addition to her franchise work, Jarina also assists the firm’s non-franchise clients, including financial institutions, manufacturers, and other suppliers, in drafting, negotiating and implementing vendor, supply, distribution and other third-party agreements.

Affiliations

  • Certified Franchise Executive
  • American Bar Association
  • International Franchise Association

Recognition

As published in Philadelphia magazine, Jarina was recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer Rising Star in 2020 and 2021.

Education

  • Villanova University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2013
  • Boston University, B.S., 2007

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
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