Paris Smith

Emily is a commercial contracts lawyer with specialist knowledge and experience in the field of franchising. For over 11 years Emily has advised franchisors and franchisees on their franchise agreements and other associated documentation. Emily has drafted many franchise agreements in a range of business sectors and is on the panel of recommended lawyers for a major high street chain of hairdressers and a care franchise for her franchisee work. To date, she has reviewed more franchise agreements than she can recall, ranging from high street retail to baby swimming and just about everything in between! On this basis she is able to use her experience to offer a cost effective, fixed fee report service (10% discount offered to EWIF members) for prospective franchisees ensuring they fully understand the implications of what they are signing up to.

Emily is lead franchise lawyer at Paris Smith LLP, a full service law firm based in Southampton and Winchester. The firm is able to provide franchise clients with the wide range of services and specialist advice that they might need, such as help with a franchise re-sale or dispute as well as commercial property, employment, data protection and intellectual property law advice. Paris Smith is well established with an excellent local reputation in the South central region and this year celebrates its 200th anniversary.

Paris Smith are an affiliate member of the British Franchise Association, accredited for its expertise in franchise law.

Emily is very happy to be a member of EWIF and to support EWIF’s key aim – to help women looking for a route into the franchise industry.

Contact: Emily Sadler (Associate Solicitor)
T: 023 8048 2102

Twitter: @ParisSmithLLP