WithumSmith+Brown has extensive experience with franchising both in the retail and business to business segments. Franchising is a growing segment. Franchisors and Franchisees are faced with many challenges from branding, expansion of multi-units, profitability and strategic planning.

Our Franchising professionals can assist you with the following services:

  • Assistance with initial franchise acquisitions, including due diligence and return on investment analysis
  • Review of franchising documents
  • Business valuations
  • Assistance with the compliance of the franchise agreements
  • Assistance with royalty fee agreements and calculations
  • Multi-unit expansion
  • Review of non-compete agreements
  • Royalty audits
  • Accounting and tax services
  • Bench marking
  • Budgeting and cash flows
  • Business plans and structures
Richard C. Coyne
Richard C. Coyne