Greenberg Traurig, LLP | International Franchise Association

Greenberg Traurig attorneys have represented clients in establishing franchise and distribution operations in all 50 U.S. states as well as internationally. With franchise and distribution-focused transactional, litigation and intellectual property law experience, our franchise and distribution team has a thorough understanding of both the legal and business aspects of franchising and distribution. These areas include:


  • Franchise structuring, registration and compliance
  • International franchising and licensing
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Trademark registration and brand enforcement
  • Distribution structuring and counseling
  • Litigation and dispute resolution


Greenberg Traurig’s diverse practice includes the representation of regional, national and international franchisors, franchisees, manufacturers and distributors in virtually every aspect of franchising and distribution, ranging from individual entrepreneurs to internationally recognized public companies.


Our goal is to establish long-term client relationships defined by reliability, responsiveness and trust. Our attorneys are committed to providing clients with the legal counsel they require to launch, grow, evolve and protect their brand in the United States and around the world.


Greenberg Traurig is a global law firm with more than 2,000 attorneys serving clients from 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. We provide integrated, business-focused legal services for clients ranging from Fortune 500 corporations to innovative start-ups.

Business Established: 1967
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Business Address Alan R. Greenfield
77 West Wacker Drive
Suite 3100 Chicago, IL 60601
United States
Tel: (312) 456-8400
Fax: (312) 456-8435
Business Category Attorneys
Dispute Resolution