Richard L Rosen
Name: Richard L. Rosen
Firm Name: The Richard L. Rosen Law Firm, PLLC
Country: United States
Expertise: Franchise Law

Telephone: 646-974-2742
Fax: 212-644-3344
Email: [email protected]

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Professional Biography:

Richard Rosen is our exclusively recommended Franchise Law expert in New York on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Richard directly using the contact details listed above.

Richard, the founding member of The Richard L. Rosen Law Firm, PLLC, has been actively engaged in the practice of franchise law in New York City for over 40 years, during which time he has represented countless franchisers and franchisees, both as counsel and as a business adviser.

Richard has been engaged in virtually all aspects of franchising during his career.  He has counselled and represented franchisers in the setting up of franchising systems and programs; formed franchising entities; drafted and negotiated franchise agreements, multi-unit area development agreements, master franchise agreements, registration statements, disclosure and other ancillary franchise documents; represented franchisees and franchisee associations; litigated in both state and federal courts; and mediated, arbitrated and litigated matters on behalf of both franchisers and franchisees.  He has represented franchisers and franchisees in virtually every field, including: fast food, fitness, education, senior care, clothing sales, real estate brokerage, eye-wear, auto care, party planning, health care, coffee shops, ice cream shops, fitness and gyms, employee staffing, nutrition centres, child care and learning, tanning salons, yogurt shops, gas and service stations, and sign design.

Richard Rosen is a founding member and immediate past chairman of the Franchise, Distribution and Licensing Law Section of the New York State Bar Association, a member of the Steering Committee of the National Franchise Mediation Program, The CPR Institute For Dispute Resolution, Distinguished Panel of Neutrals and a member of the Executive Committee of the Business Law Section of the New York State Bar Association.  He is the chairman of the American Association of Franchisees and Dealers’ Fair Franchising Standards Committee and a member of the AAFD’s board of directors.  In 2008 he received the AAFD’s Total Quality Franchising Lifetime Achievement Award for his contributions to the field of franchising.  Richard and his firm have earned Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating for legal ability and integrity, and Richard is rated amongst Martindale Hubbell’s list of Preeminent Attorneys.  Richard has frequently lectured on a variety of franchise topics before various groups and organisations, including the American Bar Association, the International Franchise Association, the New York State Bar Association, The Association of the Bar of the City of New York and the American Association of Franchisees and Dealers.  He has been interviewed on both television and radio, the American Bar Association Journal, the Franchise Times and Forbes Magazine, regarding franchising.