Franchise Legal Players: Ritchie Taylor of Manning Fulton
Franchise Legal Players: Ritchie Taylor of Manning Fulton

1851 Interviews the Highest Profile Attorneys in Franchising for the 2018 Franchise Legal Player Awards

Name:  Ritchie Taylor
Firm: Manning Fulton 
About Your Firm: We are a full-service law firm specializing in representing both emerging and established franchisors in growing and protecting their brands.

What makes your firm stand out as a resource for the franchise industry?

We provide the full range of legal services a client would receive from large law firms, but with the accessibility and value provided by a mid-size law firm.  Our average lawyer has 20 years of experience, so our clients benefit from the wealth of experience and insights they provide.

What is the No. 1 thing a franchisor/franchisee should look for when identifying the right franchise attorney? 

Creative solutions borne from experience to help a client achieve their goals.

When it comes to your work, what makes you happiest?

Helping clients achieve their goals.

What are your top concerns for the franchise industry in the next year?

Continuing to develop a pro-growth business environment.

What are you most optimistic about in the franchise industry in the next year? 

Franchising is about growing innovative ideas and that innovation makes me optimistic.