Franchising your business or buying into a franchise can be a lucrative venture. But the key to success is doing it correctly from the beginning. An experienced franchise lawyer can make certain you are on the right track.
At Erdman and Hockfield, LLP, our franchise lawyers assess the risks and advantages of franchising, as well as the commitment required, so you have sufficient information to support your decisions.
For franchisors, our franchise attorneys:
For franchisees, our attorneys ensure your interests are protected by reviewing the terms and conditions in your franchise agreement for:
Our franchise lawyers make certain you understand your rights and obligations under the agreement. We also vigorously negotiate your agreement with the franchisor if necessary, draft or review the franchise purchase agreement and champion your interests through the closing.
If you are selling a franchise, our firm drafts and reviews documents related to the sale of assets, assignment of lease and assignment of the franchise agreement.
Clients trust us to provide concrete advice and outstanding service as they work through the franchise process.