Birketts invited to join prestigious franchising legal panel


26 June 2017

Rob Tiffen has been invited to join the prestigious franchising legal panel at the bfa Annual Conference in Birmingham.

Rob Tiffen, Senior Associate in the Commercial Disputes Team and Head of Franchise Disputes at Birketts, has been asked to be a member of a prestigious legal panel at the up-coming bfa Annual Conference in Birmingham at the end of June. The panel is comprised of a number of senior and well regarded franchising experts, and they will answer questions about a range of legal issues that are currently facing the franchise sector.

Rob said, of the invitation “it was a real privilege to be asked to be part of this legal panel. The calibre of panel members is second to none in the franchising sector. The opportunity to engage with fellow franchise specialists on current issues that the sector is facing, and so help the sector fashion its attitude towards those issues, is a genuine honour.“ This follows Rob also speaking in the annual bfa Legal Update for its members and speaking at the recent bfa Regional Forum for London and the South East.

Ed Savory, Legal Director at Birketts and Head of Franchising said “the whole team here is absolutely delighted that Rob was asked to take part in this panel discussion. This is well deserved recognition of both Rob’s and Birketts growing reputation for its considerable expertise in the Franchising sector.”