Christine Longe is an attorney with the Franchise & Distribution practice group. She advises emerging and established franchises on general corporate and contract issues, corporate governance, and financing matters. Christine provides legal advice on registrations, renewals, and commercial and governmental contracts—including vendor agreements, software agreements, purchase and lease agreements, licenses, distribution agreements, marketing agreements, letters of intent, and joint ventures. Christine has a comprehensive understanding of the legal needs of corporations of all sizes—while remaining aligned with her client’s internal policies, procedures, and executive strategy. Christine enjoys partnering with clients to analyze complex issues and develop creative and effective solutions.
Before joining Gray Plant Mooty, Christine was a deputy general counsel at an international Fortune 10 company, where she advised a $5 billion business portfolio on regulatory matters, managed M&A deals, negotiated complex transactions and supported entrepreneurial innovations.
Outside of her legal work, Christine is the founder and owner of a local fitness studio—and in her spare time enjoys snowboarding and aerial arts.
Gray Plant Mooty is recognized as one of the leading corporate law firms in Minnesota and one of the top franchise firms in the world. Our roots go back to 1866. Today, we are a full-service firm with nearly 180 attorneys and offices in Minneapolis and St. Cloud, Minnesota; Washington, D.C.; and Fargo, North Dakota.