Fiona Boswell

Partner, Head of Franchising and Commercial Services


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Independent Specialist Franchise Solicitors based in Nottingham with a national and international client base.

Fraser Brown are established franchise solicitors in the UK franchise market and are renowned for giving practical legal advice on all aspects of owning, running, buying and selling a franchise related company. 

Franchise law is one of our specialist niche areas of expertise and we act on behalf of some of the leading names in franchising across the UK. 

Based in Nottingham, our highly experienced franchise team give expert franchise advice working both locally and throughout the country to offer advice and planning across the full range of franchise related issues. We work for both franchisors and franchisees to help individuals or organisations to pre-empt any legal problems or resolve issues as soon as they arise.

Our expertise can prove vital in areas ranging from franchise agreements to property matters, acquisitions, disposals and pilot franchise start up packs. We can help you with advertising and employment advice, as well as with the enforcement of franchise agreements, including specialist litigation, debt recovery, contract enforcement and licensing (liquor, gaming and late night opening).

Our clients range from operators of multi brand unit franchises to new entrants to the UK starting to franchise. They describe our service as:

"Professional...Efficient... and Knowledgeable..." 

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Training and Examination BIIAB level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders

Date: 14.08.2019

84 Friar Lane

You can obtain the Award for Personal Licence Holders (APLH) once completing your BIIAB Level 2 training, which has been a service provided to Nottinghamshire by Fraser Brown solicitors for over 10 years. ...

The National Franchise Exhibition 2016 Survey

Fiona Boswell presents the results of the survey Fraser Brown conducted at the National Franchise Exhibition 2...

Case study: Incoming Franchisors

Fraser Brown acted for one of Irelands largest importer and wholesalers of furniture into the UK market prepa...

Top 5 legal tips to help your business thrive by franchising

Fiona Boswell discusses top 5 legal tips that will help your business thrive by franchising.

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