John F. Dienelt - Quarles & Brady LLP

John F. Dienelt

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995
Phone: 202-372-9510

John Dienelt is a litigator with 30 years of trial and appellate experience, particularly in franchising, antitrust, intellectual property and other commercial cases. Mr. Dienelt has concentrated on complex and enterprise-threatening litigation, including class actions. He has also represented private parties in disputes with the federal government before courts and administrative agencies. 

Mr. Dienelt has tried, or handled arbitrations in, more than 75 cases and has argued more than 25 appeals in various federal and state courts and the United States Supreme Court. The author of numerous articles, he is a regular speaker at programs on franchising and teaches franchise law as an adjunct professor at Georgetown University Law Center and at the University of Virginia Law School. He has also taught in the National Institute of Trial Advocacy program at Georgetown.

Yale Law SchoolUniversity of Virginia BA Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy, Tufts UniversityMA
National Franchise Mediation Program Steering CommitteeFederal & District of Columbia Court SystemsCPR Institute for Dispute Resolution

Office Location

1700 K Street, NW, Suite 825
Washington, DC 20006
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Franchise Law of the Washington DC Metro Area
John F. Dienelt has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Franchise Law (Litigation)