Nationwide Franchise Law Attorneys
Regardless of your industry, as an established franchisor you are well aware that there is not enough time in the day to sell franchises, support your own business, and remain in compliance with complex federal and state laws concerning franchising. At Jackson Walker, we act as both your franchise attorney and your compliance officer.
Maximizing the substantial potential of a franchise operation requires a thorough understanding of the franchise process from both a legal and business perspective. As former owner of a franchise company for nearly 10 years, attorney Wayne Bunch is uniquely qualified to assist a franchise company in pursuit of its goals. Contact Mr. Bunch today to schedule your free initial consultation.
Following are the services we provide to a franchisor already established:
Regularly review, modify, and update client's Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) in compliance with FTC Rule
Review and modify existing franchise agreements and related agreements
Annually register franchisor to conduct franchise sales in all registration and filing states
Provide ongoing strategic legal and business advice regarding issues such as franchising sales and operations, as well as best practices and procedures designed to minimize litigation risks and create value
Assist with prospective franchisees during negotiation and documentation of franchise agreements
In general terms, our firm will act as an outsourced general counsel for established franchisors in that we provide ongoing franchise compliance assistance, counsel and advice that enables franchisors to grow responsibly in a manner consistent with their exit strategy.
We also represent franchisees and prospective franchisees. As full service franchise lawyers, we are deeply committed to the success of each and every client.