Christine Dower - McDermott Will & Emery


Christine Dower is a lawyer in the Alcohol Regulatory & Distribution Practice Group. She advises clients in the alcohol beverage, nontraditional beverage, private equity and growing cannabis industries on regulatory, litigation and transactional issues.

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  • Conducted multistate surveys for national retailer and third-party provider related to tied-house, trade practice and advertising regulations. Worked closely with regulators to obtain clarity and guidance on issues
  • Provided regulatory and licensing guidance to national retail chain franchise owners in connection with the amending and transferring of liquor licenses to ensure compliance with state and local law
  • Advises private equity firms and alcohol beverage producers and retailers on tied-house restrictions impacting potential investments and/or restructurings

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Temple University Beasley School of Law, JD, 2012
University of Delaware, BA, 2005

US District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

New Jersey