Morgan Mac Lawyers is an experienced business law and commercial dispute resolution firm providing advice on business start ups and business structuring and acting in business disputes.
Our franchising law practice is led by partner Bill Morgan, who has over 20 years experience in all facets of commercial litigation matters such as franchise disputes, consumer protection, contractual disputes, property disputes, insolvency and bankruptcy proceedings.
Bill has acted over a number of years in disputes between franchisors and franchisees of franchises including Michele’s Patisserie, Pets Paradise, Frontline Recruitment, First Class Accounts, Cold Rock Ice Cream, Destiny Financial Services, Kleenit, Begin Bright, Yarra Valley Farms, Nutrition Station, Red Rock Noodle Bar, Home Icecream, Night Owl, Pizza Temptations, Express and Red Rooster. These disputes have been litigated in the Federal Court, Federal Circuit Court and State Courts or resolved through the mediation service provided by the Office of the Franchising Mediation Adviser. Bill is also a nationally accredited mediator and on the panel of mediators of the Office of the Franchising Mediation Adviser.
Bill’s focus is to offer and deliver exceptional service to his clients that is highly effective and cost-competitive.
Bill has provided advice to franchisees considering purchasing franchises such as StellaRosa Expresso Bars, Michele’s Patisserie, Pack & Send, John’s Nuts, F45 Training and Jim’s Cleaning. His advice deals with the legal and commercial risks and benefits of a prospective franchise agreement and assists franchisees to make relevant enquiries and seek key information before making a decision to acquire a franchise.
Commercial litigation, franchise disputes, insolvency, consumer protection disputes, small business disputes, contractual disputes, property disputes, Franchising Code compliance.