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Franchising

Franchising is a niche area of law. You need an advisory team that understands the ins and outs of what works – and what doesn’t.

Whether you want to take your business from boutique to scale, buy your first franchise, or need to plan your exit strategy, the Redchip Commercial team is shoulder-to-shoulder with you throughout the journey.


Our team lives and breathes franchising. From establishing or buying a franchise, dealing with the growing pains that come as you expand your business quickly, or planning your exit strategy, there is nothing ‘franchise-related’ we haven’t done before.

We’ve experienced the entire journey with our clients from start-up, to first purchase, to exit.

If you have a great business you want to grow quickly, without investing your own capital, the Redchip Commercial team will guide you along that journey and prepare your franchise documents in order to help drive your success quickly and effectively.

Alternatively, if you are just beginning to investigate the purchase of your first franchise, there is nothing we love more than sharing the journey with you. We guide you along the path to purchase, giving you clear and focussed advice, identifying areas of risk and explaining the documentation every step of the way.

At the other end of the spectrum, if you are a franchisee wanting to exit the system – whether it be due to a sale or dispute – we outline your options and create a path for you to exit.

We tap into our team’s experience in Business Succession, IP & Trade Marks, Licensing, and Conflict Resolution & Litigation to deliver a true end-to-end franchising service.

Meet The Experts

Peter

Peter McLaughlin

Director

Peter believes the key that helps him unlock his clients’ successes is his ability to know when to be creative, and when to be conservative.

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Zachary

Zachary Pagliano

Associate

Running counter to the stereotypical commercial lawyer, Zachary Pagliano ranks the collective successes of his clients above individual cases.

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Gavin

Gavin Barnes

Director

Gavin has a no-nonsense, straight talking style coupled with a natural ability to take complex matters and distil them down into easily understood...

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Ian

Ian Tindale

Director

Ian works collaboratively with other industry professionals to provide expert advice for managing personal and business risk.

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Thomas Bevitt

Lawyer

The daily challenges and strategic opportunities served up by his commercial law clients are the drivers behind Thomas Bevitt’s career.

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