About the Member
The Akerman franchise team assists franchisors, licensors, brand owners and investors, as well as subfranchisors and other businesses, on a wide range of matters, including: structuring, acquiring, and selling franchise systems; handling state franchise registrations; counseling on state, federal, and international legal compliance matters; and resolving and litigating disputes. The team’s client roster includes businesses in a wide range of of consumer-oriented and business-to-business sectors.
For AAFD members, we offer a a 20% discount off our standard rates, up to a total $2,000 discount.
The AAFD is a national non-profit trade association representing the rights and interests of franchisees and independent dealers throughout the United States. The AAFD’s mission is to achieve Total Quality Franchising. We do this by promoting fair and equitable franchising and dealer practices and empowering effective independent franchise associations. We also provide members with programs, services and products which enhance their individual businesses and careers.