Karla P. Ray
Karla P. Ray received her undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1988 and her J.D. degree from Marquette University Law School in 1991. During law school, she served as a Member and then as the Managing Editor of the Marquette Law Review.
Ms. Ray is a member of the firm and has twenty (20) years of experience practicing in the areas of real estate and franchise law. She has represented various regional and national lending institutions, entities, private developers and individuals in both residential and commercial real estate acquisitions, sales, finance transactions and condominium projects. Ms. Ray also has extensive experience representing a variety of national franchise lenders (including general equipment lenders, restaurant lenders, and gas station/convenience store lenders) and has counseled both start-up and established franchisees on the legal aspects of the franchise development and operation process including the review of franchise disclosure documents, the preparation and negotiation of real estate and construction documents, and the closing of loan facilities.
Ms. Ray is admitted to practice in Connecticut and is a member of the Connecticut and Fairfield County Bar Associations. Her volunteer experience includes affiliations with the Junior League of Eastern Fairfield County, the Community Advisory Board for the Junior League of Greenwich and the American Red Cross Board of Directors (Metro New York North Chapter).
- Real Estate
- Franchise Law
- University of Wisconsin-Madison
- Marquette University Law School
- Connecticut Bar Association
- Fairfield County Bar Association