FortmanSpann, LLC understands that starting a franchise is a huge undertaking. Even with having the drive, determination, and grit that it takes to run a business, legalities can get in the way and make things more complicated than they have to be. For this reason, if you’re looking to start a franchise in Virginia, or you need an attorney who can help you manage the legal aspect of running an existing franchise, you can have confidence in your decision to turn to a seasoned Virginia franchise lawyer from our firm to help you, every step of the way. Contact us today to learn more about what we can do for you.
Franchise Lawyer | Providing Legal Services to Franchisees Across the State of Virginia
FortmanSpann, LLC offers clients in the state of Virginia a wide range of legal services when it comes to starting and operating their franchises. We understand that as the “little guy,” acquiring a franchise or being involved with disputes with your franchisor may be overwhelming, but with the right legal team in your corner, you can have some peace of mind. We proudly help franchisees with the following:
What to Know About Starting a Franchise in Virginia
One of the hardest parts about being a franchisee is actually getting your business underway. FortmanSpann, LLC has extensive experience helping prospective franchisees start their businesses. Some key facts to know about starting a franchise in Virginia are as follows:
- The state of Virginia is a franchise registration state
- You will have to pay an FDD filing fee of $600
- You will then have to pay yearly renewal FDD filing fees of $300
- You must renew your registration within 30 days of the one-year anniversary of your initial registration date
- Franchises in the state of Virginia are regulated by the Division of Securities and Retail Franchising of the Virginia Corporation Commission
Contact FortmanSpann, LLC Today
The bottom line is that if you need help with any legal aspect concerning your franchise, FortmanSpann, LLC is your friend. Contact us today to schedule your initial consultation with our firm to learn more about what we can do for you.