Mitch Funk is a member of the firm’s Alcohol, Food & Regulated Products Group. He focuses his practice on beverage-alcohol licensing and permitting for businesses such as breweries, distilleries, restaurants, brew pubs, hotels, and other areas of the hospitality industry.Prior to joining Taylor English, Mr. Funk served as a senior associate in the Beverage Alcohol…

Lisa Harper is a partner with Taylor English’s Alcohol, Food & Regulated Products Group. With more than 30 years of experience, Ms. Harper has a keen ability to view legal issues from the client’s perspective and quickly boil them down to what matters most. She works diligently at developing long term relationships with her clients…

Taylor Harper is a partner in Taylor English’s Alcohol, Food & Regulated Products Group. Mr. Harper’s practice focuses primarily on regulatory compliance and litigation in the food and beverage industry with an emphasis on the beverage-alcohol and cannabis sectors at the federal, state, and local levels.Mr. Harper’s practice encompasses assisting his clients in all phases…

Riviere Duffy is an associate in the firm’s Alcohol, Food & Regulated Products Group as well as its Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice. Riviere has been working in the beverage-alcohol licensing and regulatory world for several years and focuses her practice on licensing and compliance, alcoholic beverage regulations, hospitality and commercial disputes, as well as…

Kent Webb is a co-chair of the firm’s Corporate Department and serves as a trusted adviser to assist clients in getting their products and services to market and in developing strategies for the growth and protection of their investments to increase enterprise value. Mr. Webb focuses his practice on representing clients in connection with a…

Steve Whitehead is a former general counsel of a multinational staffing company who left his in-house practice to “re-invent” the experience of clients in interacting with outside counsel and in obtaining solutions to their problems. While in-house, Mr. Whitehead was the head of his company’s franchise and strategic accounts divisions, and this business operations experience…

John Rezac is a business lawyer, focusing on the resolution of creditor/debtor disputes. Mr. Rezac, a former banker himself, works with national and regional banks, credit unions and other financial institutions, inside and outside of U.S. Bankruptcy Court, to enforce commercial loan obligations, protect interests in real and personal property collateral and maximize recovery of…

Jeff Kuester is Taylor English’s Patent Practice Group Leader. He handles all types of intellectual property issues, including litigation, preparation and counseling. He is ranked as one of the top 100 lawyers in Georgia and as one of the top 1,000 patent attorneys in the world. As a registered patent attorney, he has been preparing…

Jeff Kuntz is a member of Taylor English’s Intellectual Property Department where he assists in advising clients and securing rights in patent prosecution, intellectual property clearance, and licensing. Mr. Kuntz represents clients in multiple industries ranging from packaging and water control to information technology and consumer products.Before joining Taylor English, Mr. Kuntz was in-house patent…

Randy King is a member of Taylor English’s Intellectual Property Department, where he focuses on protecting and licensing intellectual property rights in the computer arts. Mr. King holds degrees in Industrial and Systems Engineering and Computer Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and obtained his law degree from the Georgia State University College of…