About the firm
High Swartz is located in the Philadelphia area that has been serving the Mid-Atlantic Region for over 100 years. Our franchise attorneys have broad knowledge of both franchise and business law matters, including marketing, sales, financing, litigation, employment, trademark, copyright, leases, licensing agreements, and compliance with state and federal regulations.
As experienced franchise lawyers, we have a firm understanding of the four basic components to franchising:
Franchise Disclosure Documents (FDDs)
Marketing and sales
We have also represented franchisors and franchisees in a wide variety of franchise disputes, including encroachment, breach of licensing agreements, performance and operational disputes, financial issues and other issues that arise under the terms of a franchise agreement.
About the attorneys
Joel Rosen and Jim Shrimp have a passion for, and over 35 years of experience, with Franchise and Business Law. Joel spent 13 years as in-house counsel to two franchise systems and 18 years in private practice representing franchisors and franchisees. Jim Shrimp has over 15 years of experience counseling and representing businesses in employment and franchise issues.