Iris Rosario is a principal at Gray Plant Mooty and member of the Franchise & Distribution and Litigation practice groups.
Iris represents clients in federal and state court cases pertaining to franchise disputes, contract disputes, employment law violations, and other types of commercial civil litigation. She has also represented clients in criminal matters.
She counsels clients on transactional and regulatory matters, including contracts, drafting releases, and designing and negotiating franchise- and distribution-related agreements. Iris helps clients avoid contractual disputes and litigation when possible.
In the franchise context, she has handled matters involving underreporting of sales, unapproved products, tax fraud, immigration and employment violations, defamation, trademark violations, and covenants not to compete. In addition, she has drafted numerous settlement agreements on behalf of franchisors. Additionally, Iris has provided advice on franchise relationships and has counseled an association of marine manufacturers concerning manufacturer/distributor issues.
Iris devotes part of her practice to nonprofit work, providing legal consultation and representation to immigrants, as well as helping organizations with formation, governance, and general business matters.
Iris is fluent in Spanish.
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.