Our Work For Franchisees

A franchise business is a unique opportunity, but a large investment with no guarantees. Only experienced franchise counsel can help you navigate these waters safely.

We walk you through the whole process, starting with advising you on whether a particular franchise system is right for you, reviewing the franchise disclosure document and setting up the operating company, to negotiating the franchise agreement, managing franchisor relations and protecting your rights if something doesn’t go as planned.

  • Counseling on whether a franchise system fits you
  • Reviewing and advising on the franchise disclosure document (FDD)
  • Negotiating the franchise agreement to advance your interests
  • Negotiating and drafting your lease
  • Forming and maintaining your operating companies
  • Obtaining permits and licenses
  • Managing franchisor relations
  • Managing employment relationships
  • General counsel services
  • Planning for expansion
  • Recovering for fraud claims and franchise agreement breaches
  • Defending claims for franchise fees and royalties
  • Defending actions to enforce non-competition agreements

We Help Our Franchisee Clients Build Any Type Of Franchise Business

Quick-Service Food

  • Donuts
  • Pizza
  • Submarine sandwiches and salad
  • Ice cream
  • Beef and hot dogs

Service Industry

  • Gas stations
  • Convenience stores
  • Hotel and hospitality
  • Education
  • Tax preparation
  • Industrial cleaning and restoration
  • Dry cleaning
  • Direct mail coupons
  • Eye care

Health & Beauty

  • Fitness centers
  • Massage therapists
  • Tanning services
  • Hair salons
  • Vitamin and nutrition retail