The economic boom provides an excellent time to expand your business by entering new markets, forging new partnerships, and streamlining your operations. The first partnership you should forge is with a skilled, experienced franchise law specialist.
At The Johnson Franchise Law Firm, we represent franchisors of all sizes. Our clients range from large-scale multinational franchisors to businesses that are first considering franchising. We understand your entrepreneurial spirit because we have it too.
In 2007, franchise lawyer Rick Johnson left the global law firm where he was a partner to found The Johnson Franchise Law Firm. Rick has focused on franchise law and associated legal matters (e.g., risk minimization, intellectual property, and company governance) for most of his 30+ year career. He was a business professional for over 10 years. He has consistently been named a “Franchising Legal Eagle”—one of the U.S.’s top 100 franchise lawyers—by Franchise Times magazine.
We focus on all areas of franchise law, including:
We also assist non-U.S. companies that want to:
We help you structure your franchise system. We also draft the legal documents that are the cornerstone of your system: your franchise disclosure document and your franchise agreement. Our franchising law firm also drafts the contracts that go with the FDD and the franchise agreement: guaranties, non-compete agreements, contracts that protect the confidentiality of your confidential information, contracts that help you expand, and contracts that help protect you from liability. We give you the benefit of practical real-world advice and a clear, concise, coordinated suite of documents.
Rick has this advice for new franchisors, some of whom try to begin franchising on a shoestring:
We represent U.S. franchisors that want to expand domestically and internationally, as well as international franchisors that want to enter the U.S. market. We assist:
If you want to take your business to the next level through domestic or international franchise development, streamlining your current franchise operations, maximizing your revenue streams, or minimizing your risk, contact The Johnson Franchise Law Firm today at 762-445-1226.