Business Law Over 12 Years' Experience Protecting Your Rights

Jacksonville Franchise Law Attorney

Call The Law Offices of Kate Mesic at (904) 615-8950

Our Jacksonville business lawyers at The Law Offices of Kate Mesic frequently represent individuals who are considering buying a franchise.

We help them from start to finish, helping to:

  • Evaluate your options
  • Negotiate your franchise agreement
  • Review both your disclosure documents and franchise agreements
  • Assist franchise buyers with setting up the proper legal entity in order to purchase the franchise

Call our firm at (904) 615-8950 to discuss your legal needs.

Navigating Complex Regulations

Franchisors (the company that sells the franchises) are highly regulated by both state and federal law. They have many obligations to potential franchisees, including the necessity to comply with the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) Disclosure Requirements and Prohibitions Concerning Franchising and Business Opportunities (the Franchise Rule), including its 2007 amendment (16 C.F.R. §§ 436.1- 436.11).

If a franchisor fails to comply with the law, it can be considered an unfair or deceptive act or practice in violation of Section 5 of the Federal Trade Commission Act (FTC Act).

It is important that you have a Jacksonville business law attorney on your side. The Law Offices of Kate Mesic can assist you. Contact us online to schedule your initial consultation.

Our Clients Share Their Experience

  • “As an attorney, I believe Kate is a credit to the profession.”

    Former Client
  • “Ms. Mesic was fantastic to work with!”

    Former Client
  • “We would like to thank you so much for getting us through our stressful situation.”

    Deborah and Tom Mahoney
  • “She is expert and she is not a stranger to hard work.”

    Brad
  • “Their legal knowledge helped to develop the best strategy to win.”

    Mike
  • “My case was complicated and was not leaning towards my favor... I thank the lord for meeting Mrs. Mesic.”

    Former Client
  • “She was there to comfort me during the deposition and everything went very well thanks for her help.”

    Erica
  • “With proficiency and skill she pursued our interests with great results We highly recommend Ms. Mesic.”

    Former Client
  • “Kate and her team will get it done”

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  • “If anyone can accomplish the best case scenario for someone seeking legal services, it is her. I highly recommend Ms. Kate Mesic.”

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  • “She is proactive and does the best job possible.”

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  • “As my lawyer, she was very encouraging and kept great communication as she made herself available to contact for questions, updates, etc.”

    David
  • “I feel very fortunate to have found Kate Mesic when I was in such a desperate need of legal guidance.”

    Allen
  • “HIGHLY RECOMMEND HER to anyone who is looking for effective solutions.”

    Igor
  • “She saved my career. I got my life back in track because of Kate.”

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A Jacksonville Firm You Can Trust

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