Franchises offer entrepreneurs an opportunity to sell goods and services that have instant name recognition and as well obtain assistance with regards to training and support to succeed. To the Franchisor, it allows the ability to grow and expand a successful brand or concept in a structured way and still have control over the management of the business. However, like any investment, purchasing a franchise or starting a franchise is not a guarantee of success and requires proper guidance. Franchise Law is a specialty because it requires knowledge of a variety of areas of law such as trademark law, contracts, corporate law, securities law, state franchise regulations and anti-trust laws. As part of our full service business law offerings, Ardent has experienced Franchise Law Attorneys who specialize in the representation of both Franchisors and Franchisees in navigating successfully through the complex Franchise Laws all across the Nation. We routinely represent small to mid-size businesses that need assistance in forming and maintaining a franchise and also private entrepreneurs who need guidance in purchasing a franchise. We counsel Franchisors & Franchisees in the following matters:
We proudly serve businesses throughout California and nationwide. Our offices are headquartered in Newport Beach, CA with offices in Los Angeles and Diamond Bar.