Former Famous Dave’s General Counsel Paul Ziccarelli Joins Monroe Moxness Berg as Shareholder


Monroe Moxness Berg is pleased to announce that Paul Ziccarelli, former general counsel at Famous Dave’s of America, has joined the firm as a shareholder.

Paul brings more than 25 years of in-house counsel experience with companies in industries such as insurance and investments, technology and manufacturing, and restaurants. At the firm, Paul will focus his practice on corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, and franchising.

Paul most recently served as general counsel for Famous Dave’s, with prior senior in-house counsel positions at Travelers, Imation, and CPP North America. The experience enables him to approach legal issues from an insider’s perspective and to be responsive to the organizational needs, processes and culture that are specific to each business.

“Paul is a successful and experienced legal advisor in all facets of business and corporate law,” said the firm’s Chief Financial Officer Ryan Palmer. “He’ll serve our clients particularly well in securities, corporate finance, franchising, real estate and employment matters, and we’re looking forward to adding Paul’s considerable expertise to our transaction and project teams in the corporate and franchise groups.”