Carol Kingery Ritter
Dickenson, Peatman & Fogarty, California
Carol Kingery Ritter is a Managing Partner of DP&F and practices in the firm’s business and real property practice groups. Carol’s practice includes general corporate formation, compliance and restructuring and business contracts with an emphasis on serving wine industry business. Carol has specific expertise in the preparation and negotiation of essential wine business contracts, such as grape purchase agreements, distribution agreements, wine production agreements, vineyard leases and vineyard redevelopment agreements, and counseling clients through complex vineyard, winery and wine business sales and acquisitions.
While at DP&F, Carol has represented American and International wine companies and grapegrowers, wine importing companies, wine brokers, developers, REITs, financial institutions and public and private companies in matters ranging from business entity formation and restructuring, commercial transactions, real estate sales, acquisitions and leasing, business and asset sales and acquisitions, and debt and equity financing transactions.