Create, develop, protect your franchise in Italy with

Pandolfini Law Firm

Create, develop, protect your franchise in Italy

with Pandolfini Law Firm

Franchising in Italy

Franchising is one the most efficient and profitable way of conducting business.

Italy is increasingly becoming an important market for foreign franchisors.

Regardless of industry sector and country origin, all franchises wishing to expand in Italy successfully need to implement the most suitable legal strategy and to avoid any legal risks.

As you decide to establish and expand your franchise in Italy,
whether you are a start-up company or a mature business,
You need to get the best legal advice.

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Pandolfini Law Firm

Our experience for franchisors

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We have over 30 years’ experience in legal consultancy on all aspects of franchising and related distribution models across a broad spectrum of industry sectors, including: 

  • food & beverage
  • real estate
  • retail
  • services
  • hospitality
  • fitness
  • entertainment
  • healthcare
  • education
  • technology

Leverage our extensive experience in all legal aspects of franchising to mitigate risks and access our strategic advice.

We have extensive knowledge of the franchise industry and its diverse legal needs.


The description of the cases is necessarily synthetic, and obviously in progress. For information about your specific consultancy need, please CONTACT US .

A new franchise concept from Spain in the fitness sector (2023)

The Client Our client was the newly constituted Italian subsidiary  of a multinational company in the fitness franchise sector. The parent company was…

A donuts’ franchise from Belgium (2023)

The Client Our client was a franchisor Belgian company, with over 50 points of sale in some European countries, including France and Germany. The franchised…

A Poké house from Indonesia (2022)

The Client We were contacted by the marketing manager of a famous Indonesian brand, world market leader in the Poké restaurants. The Client has already…

An U.S. franchise of professional coaches for business (2021)

The Client Our Client was a north-American big company, acting in the field of coaching, tutoring and training services to entrepreneurs and medium-small…

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Many foreign franchisors underestimate - or even ignore - the changes in their disclosure documents and in their franchise agreements, whether they are…

Franchising confirms to be a growing business model in Italy also in 2022

Franchising confirms to be, also in 2022, a growing and successful business model in Italy, despite the economic crisis. Operating franchise brands, points…

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