Both franchisors and franchisees require sharp advice on franchising agreements to ensure commercial success.
Our team's broad experience on both sides enables us to help clients negotiate well-considered agreements and mitigate risks of costly disputes.
We prepare, review and negotiate franchise agreements for businesses of all sizes, from regional start-ups in the UK to large plcs opening hundreds of franchised outlets nationally and internationally.
The team has particular expertise in the retail, food and drink, and automotive industries and a wealth of experience in advising on franchise agreements both internationally and within the UK.
Our team advises on the right legal structure for individual businesses looking to expand internationally. We're experienced in preparing all manner of unit and master franchises, development agreements, joint ventures, manchises and subordinated equity arrangements.
We have the expertise and scale to act for the largest corporations through to local franchise start-ups. We offer much more than niche franchise advice, but draw on sector knowledge and wider legal specialisms to ensure our clients get relevant commercial advice.