Allan R. Curhan
Allan R. Curhan & Associates
Address: 11 South Park Avenue Plymouth, Massachusetts 02360 (Plymouth Co.)
Overview: Allan R. Curhan Law Clerk to Hon. Anthony Julian, Justice, U. S. District Court, District of Massachusetts, 1959-1960. Special Recognition: Named one of Boston's and Plymouth's "Super Lawyers" by Boston Magazine for 2004 and 2005 in the areas of Dealerships and Franchising. General Counsel, Massachusetts State Automobile Dealers Association, Inc., 1969-2000. General Counsel, New England Chevrolet Dealer Advertising Association, Inc. from its organization in 1971 as Greater Boston Chevrolet Dealer Advertising Association, Inc. until its absorption by Chevrolet Motor Division in 1999. Member, Forum of Franchising. Adjunct Professor of Law, Franchise Law, Southern New England School of Law, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, 2005—. Co-Author, "The Franchise and Dealership Termination Handbook," published by the American Bar Association, Section of Antitrust Law, 2004; "Encroachment, Coercion, and Termination of Automobile Franchises and Distributorships: Regulation of an Industry," Winter, 2006, Franchise Law Journal, Volume 25, Number 3, Winter 2006, published by the American Bar Association, Forum on Franchising.
Practice Areas: Franchise Law(30%); Buying and Selling of Businesses(20%); Commercial Law(20%); Commercial Litigation(20%); Bankruptcy(10%); Closely Held Business Law; Business Planning; Contracts
Admitted: 1955, Massachusetts; 1957, U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts; 1960, U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit; 1981, District of Columbia; 1981, U.S. Tax Court