Owen White Solicitors

Owen White is a legal practice with a dedicated team working with franchisors and franchisees on all aspects of franchising. Based in the Thames Valley we have clients nationwide and globally. With over 35 year’s experience in the sector, we are confident that our approach provides value for money and effective legal support to our clients. Our team drafts and negotiates franchise and master franchise agreements, handle sales and purchases of franchise businesses and networks, advises on franchise disputes, works with franchisee associations and protects brands and trademarks. We have been members of both the British Franchise Association and EWIF since their formations and are committed to promoting ethical franchise standards. We are happy to meet prospective clients for a free initial discussion. For more information please see our website www.owenwhite.com or email jane.masih@owenwhite.com


Your Franchise Contact: 

Jane Masih is one of the most experienced franchise solicitors practicing in the UK today.  Appointed as head of Owen White’s Franchise team in 2002, Jane has been advising franchise clients for 31 years in the development of their franchise networks including drafting franchise agreements and master licence licences, acting in the sale and purchase of franchise businesses and advising franchisees on the acquisition of franchises.

She regularly speaks on franchising topics, writes articles on various aspects of franchising and has been invited to judge the HSBC Franchisor and Franchisee of the Year Awards and the Franchise Marketing Awards on numerous occasions

Jane has served on the Board of the BFA and is a founding member of EWIF, winning ‘Outstanding Contribution to Franchising’ in 2014

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Supporting the EWIF Mission

“Owen White is delighted to support the valuable work that EWIF is engaged in. Educating prospective business owners about the benefits franchising offers and encouraging franchising as a route to business success reflects our franchise team’s core values. EWIF is growing from strength to strength which is beneficial to the whole of the franchise sector”

Jane Masih, Director, Owen White Solicitors