The Franchise


Franchising is what we do and it's what we have been doing for 35 years. 


If you are thinking of franchising your business, entering into a franchise, have an established franchise system or are involved in a franchise dispute, let us use our skill and experience to grow your business or find the best solution.


How We Can Help




More than franchise lawyers

We provide practical, cost effective solutions, creating value for your business.


Haarsma Lawyers is a specialist franchising firm, assisting businesses to brand and grow and assisting people to grow businesses.


For Franchisors For Franchisees




How We Can Help

Franchise My Business

Franchise My Business

If you are asking, "Can I franchise my business?", let us share our experience with you.

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Sell A Franchise

Time to sell? We will let you know the process that you need to follow.


Buy A Franchise

If you are thinking of buying a franchise you want to get it right. Mistakes can be costly.


Franchise Dispute

Your approach to the resolution of a dispute will depend on many factors, both financial and non financial.



Branding is the most important investment you can make in your business.

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Exit a Franchise

Need to get out of your franchise? We can point you in the right direction.

Granting Franchises

Granting Franchises

The Code sets out a detailed process for  granting franchises which needs to be followed.

Franchising Code Compliance

Code Compliance

All franchised businesses must comply with the Franchising Code of Conduct.


What do you need?

Franchising is what we do.




Our Clients

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We have been so impressed with your eye for detail and your collection of facts to ensure documentation was accurate to the minutist detail. We appreciate the way you put together a high level legal team with whom you could communicate whenever you thought it important to do so. And in the end it was you who got us over the line.
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