April 2, 2013
Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale announced the elevation of Beata Krakus to officer. She is a member of the firm's franchising and distribution and corporate practice groups and is based in the firm's Chicago office. Krakus works with clients in domestic and international franchise transactional matters, as well as related areas such as distribution, business opportunity, and sales representative arrangements and other commercial contracts. Her experience includes practicing law with a Swedish law firm in Warsaw, Poland, where she focused on assisting foreign businesses in their activities in Poland. Krakus earned her law degree from Loyola University Chicago School of Law. She also has a Swedish equivalent of a law degree and a master's of law from Stockholm University.