Peggy Hughes

Peggy Hughes’ practice encompasses business counseling and dispute resolution primarily for clients engaged in franchising, product manufacturing, selling and distribution, licensing and construction, including on-going advice on employment law and a wide range of transactional subjects. Ms. Hughes represents product manufacturers, sellers, distributors, franchisors, franchisees, franchise groups and associations in all aspects of business distribution and franchise law. She has … Continue reading »


Jeff Péwé (Retired)

Aided by a diverse background in commercial law, Jeff Péwé counsels clients in all aspects of their businesses, from day-to-day operations to long-range planning, including leasing, purchase and sale transactions, supplier contracts, franchise contracts and employee relations. He primarily represents clients engaged in retail sales, manufacturing, transportation and franchising. Education University of Washington School of Law, Seattle Juris Doctor, 1974 … Continue reading »


Ben VandenBerghe

Ben VandenBerghe is a commercial and general civil litigator with experience in state and federal trial and appellate courts. Ben has a results-oriented, practical approach to litigation and dispute resolution, and strives to conclude matters for his clients as quickly and cost-effectively as possible. Ben represents clients ranging from Fortune 100 multinational companies to individuals and small business owners. Ben’s core … Continue reading »