Franchising and Licensing Lawyers

Brookfields' Franchise and Licensing lawyers can assist with:

  • Drafting Franchise and Licence Documentation - franchise agreements, licence agreements, disclosure documents, application forms, non-disclosure agreements, approved supplier agreements and agreements to franchise
  • Assisting franchisors to negotiate franchise friendly leases
  • Advising on, developing and assisting with sales and renewal processes
  • Reviewing franchise and licence documentation on behalf of clients looking at purchasing a franchise or licence business
  • Auditing and updating franchise agreements and related documents for franchisors
  • Assisting clients with the sale of their franchise or licence business
  • Advising on franchisors and franchisees on how to structure their businesses
  • Advising clients on dispute resolution processes and assisting with mediation
  • Intellectual property advice including trade mark applications and defending intellectual property rights
  • Assistance in relation to franchise disputes including assistance with mediations, breach issues and terminations
  • Exporting Franchise systems overseas and importing franchise systems to New Zealand including adapting overseas franchise and licensing agreements to suit New Zealand law

Our Franchise and Licensing team acts for a number of well known franchisors and has provided clients with advice in relation to most of the popular franchise systems.

We specialise in tailoring fixed price packages to meet our clilent's individual requirements.


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Your Key Contacts

Bruce Costain
Bruce Costain
Prajna Moodley
Prajna Moodley

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Auckland  +64 9 379 9350
Wellington   +64 4 499 9824

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Why Brookfields Lawyers?

  • 160 years of Excellence
  • Friendly & Approachable
  • Experienced & Trusted

Brookfields Lawyers' legal and support personnel pride themselves on the quality of our services and the friendly, welcoming way in which we deal with our clients. All staff take responsibility for our quality and standards.