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Franchisee Lawyers in Illinois

If you are a franchisee or considering the purchase of a franchise in Illinois, make sure you understand your obligations, rights and responsibilities. Many franchisees have no previous experience with franchising and need the legal direction of experienced franchise and business lawyers.

At Carter & Tani, Attorneys at Law, we have more than 25 years of experience helping franchisees protect their best interests. Contact our franchise law attorneys in Wheaton, Illinois, to learn more about purchasing and establishing a franchise.

Representing Franchisees

Do not invest in a franchise without the counsel of an experienced franchise attorney. We have extensive experience handling all aspects of franchise law. Our business law attorneys can help franchisees with any of the following:

  • Review of Franchise Disclosure Documents
  • Review and negotiation of franchise agreements, including restrictive terms, non-compete clauses and territory terms
  • Lease review and negotiation
  • Review of ancillary agreements
  • Entity formation

If you are an existing franchisee, we can assist you with:

Owning a franchise is a significant investment of your resources and should be done with the support of experienced franchise attorneys. When you select our firm, we will scrutinize any restrictive economic terms, non-compete clauses, territory protections and potential consequences of your termination. We will provide you with the legal counsel and direction you need prior to purchase, while fully explaining your rights and responsibilities.

Protecting the Best Interests of Illinois Franchisees

Whether you are an existing franchisee or considering the purchase of a franchise, you always want to be aware of your legal rights and take action to protect yourself as a franchisee. In your franchise agreement, you will want to be aware of certain restrictive terms in your contract and other clauses that will affect your rights and operation of your business. Our attorneys will assist you in reviewing your Franchise Disclosure Document and your franchise agreement.

Contact Our Franchise Attorneys in Illinois

Contact our franchise lawyers to learn how we can help you take the right steps to protect your best interests. We offer initial consultations to franchisees from our suburban Chicago law office in Wheaton, Illinois.