We represent franchisees, master franchisees, area developers, and franchisors, in all manner of franchise, litigation, commercial real estate and corporate matters.

Representative Matters

  • Advising one of the fastest growing national franchisors on preparation of standardized business forms for use by its franchisees
  • Representing national franchise developer in negotiation of terms of franchise marketing agreement with prospective franchisor
  • Review and negotiation of Franchise Disclosure Documents (FDD) and review of state franchising disclosures for prospective franchisees
  • Successfully representing franchisees in dispute with franchisor regarding territorial restrictions
  • Counsel to franchisees in varying industries, including home health care, food service, signage, fitness, disaster recovery, and other retail and service industries
  • Preparation, prosecution, and defense of federal trademark applications and state trade name and trademark application and registrations on a nationwide basis