Perrin Myddelton’s franchise practice comprises experienced lawyers who are used to working with both franchisors and franchisees. Our clients operate in diverse sectors but we have a particular expertise in estate agencies. Our lawyers have dealt with leading brand names such as the Kall Kwik franchise and a variety of brand names in the estate agent, property and lettings franchises as well as in the food, drink, leisure, health and fitness sectors.
The franchise team is led by Paul Dutch, Simon Braun and Robin Myddelton assisted by David Hughes. Services range from franchise agreements, intellectual property and brand protection, to commercial property, litigation and dispute resolution. We advise on franchise business matters, on a wide range of legal services including drafting and revising franchise agreements, under lease and head leases, and other franchise documentation.
We can act for both franchisees and franchisors. Our team of franchise solicitors is made up of commercial property, commercial, litigation and employment lawyers which provide a full legal service to our franchise clients.
Typical services include reviewing and drafting franchise agreements, Property work for franchisors includes lease and sub-leases,
We also deal with resolving disputes between franchisors and franchisees; intellectual property issues and advising on employment matters.