About Spadea Lignana

Spadea Lignana is a boutique franchise law firm helping franchisors and franchisees nationwide. Some of our partners have held executive positions with national franchise brands, while others were even franchisees themselves prior to becoming attorneys. That real-world business experience provides a unique perspective to our franchisor and franchisee clients.

FDD Disclosure System

Check out our custom designed cloud-based software to streamline the franchise sales and compliance system for franchisors. The system enables franchisors to send a link through email that takes candidates to a custom map with a simple red/green interface allowing the candidates to download the correct FDD approved in specific states.

Recent News

10 January 2019

The Lifecycle of a Franchise System

Franchising is a get-rich-slow, exponential growth strategy. It takes some time to take root and the first few years require patience and investment. You are setting your business up for...

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27 Dec 2018

Helping Franchisees Move from Owning a Job to Owning a Business

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Spadea Lignana Podcast Episode 3
28 Nov 2018

Franchise Exit Strategies: Best Practices for Buying or Selling an Existing Franchise 

Be sure to subscribe and tune into our quarterly luncheon discussions through our podcast...

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19 Nov 2018

Steps & Timeline of Becoming a Franchisee

Are you considering a franchise opportunity? We have often equated buying a franchise with...

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30 Oct 2018

The FDD & The Franchise Agreement: What’s The Difference?

Compare and Contrast: FDDs and Franchise Agreements Many prospective franchisees, and–quite frankly–many franchisors, are...

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If you’re not sure where to start, we can help! Start by reaching out to our experienced team of franchise lawyers for a free consultation.