Jane deals with a wide range of company and commercial matters including buying and selling businesses, drafting commercial contracts including distribution and agency, and advising shareholders of private companies.
Jane heads the Franchise Team and has in excess of 25 years’ experience of advising franchisors in the development of their franchise networks, including drafting franchise agreements and master licence agreements, acting in the sale and purchase of franchise businesses and intellectual property matters.
Jane regularly speaks on franchising at seminars and conferences and writes articles on various aspects of franchising.
Recent client work
Acting on sale of Franchise network for shareholders of Franchisor.
Acting on sale and acquisition of franchise businesses in a wide range of sectors, including residential lettings, fire and flood restoration, commercial cleaning.
Acting for prospective franchisees acquiring ‘bundle’ of franchise units from franchisor.
Drafting franchise agreements for variety of business systems including domiciliary care, childrens’ sports and entertainment activities, accountancy services, fast food outlets.
Advising master franchisee on structure and growth of network in the UK.
Advising master franchisor on renewal of master franchise rights in the UK.
“ She is incredibly bright, and very quick at understanding the bigger picture and thinking in terms of business strategy. She stands beside her business clients, looks for what they are looking for and finds a way to do that. ”- Chambers UK Guide to the UK Legal Profession