Experienced in all facets of franchise law, Matt Kreutzer assists both startup and mature franchisors with developing, protecting, and licensing their franchise and distribution systems. As part of this practice, he counsels companies regarding the laws and regulations pertaining to franchising nationwide, and assists them in creating their contracts, Franchise Disclosure Documents, and other critical operational documents. He also responds to state administrative inquires and investigations, and obtains exemptions and interpretive opinions from regulatory agencies. With his background in franchise litigation, Matt understands the risks inherent in the relationship and works with his clients to limit those risks allowing those franchisors to focus on brand and system growth.
Matt is certified by the California State Bar’s Board of Legal Specialization as a Franchise and Distribution Law Specialist in Franchise and Distribution Law.
Matt also helps potential franchise buyers understand contracts before signing on the dotted line. If franchise disputes cannot be avoided, Matt assists them in litigation or alternative dispute resolution.