St. Louis Business and Franchise Lawyers

Our practice extends to a wide range of commercial arenas; banking, construction, commerce, financial, health care, insurance, manufacturing, transportation and hospitality service industries. We represent individuals, businesses, corporations, and institutions.

From major corporations and insurance companies to public entities and individuals, our firm is dedicated to protecting the rights of all our clients.

Business Litigation and Disputes

The attorneys of Allan & Summary, L.C., represent businesses facing a broad range of business disputes, from disagreements with partners to conflicts with landlords or vendors to issues with customers or employees.

Our business litigation practice includes:

  • Breach of contract
  • Partnership disputes
  • Real estate disputes
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Franchise rights and responsibilities
  • Violation of noncompete agreements
  • Collections
  • Employment disputes

Franchise Law and Franchise Litigation

A unique area of practice is Franchise Law. Since 1985, Allan & Summary has been helping people buy franchises, sell franchises, and get out of franchises that have worked out poorly. On the other side it has drawn the Franchise Disclosure Documents (UFOC or FDD) and contracts necessary to become a franchise. This field includes real estate leases and transactions, labor agreements, trademarks, copyrights, non compete agreements, trade secrets, labor and employment law, and sometimes patents. There is probably not a major franchisor with whom the firm at one time or another has worked for or against. Domino’s, CarX, Meineke, Hardee’s, IHOP, Medicine Shoppe, Pasta House to name a few.

Contact Us Today

To arrange a free initial consultation about your legal issue, please contact us online or call (314) 361-5678.

Contact Us

Allan & Summary, L.C.,
John J. Allan Esq.

4542 W. Pine Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63108

Phone: (314) 361-5678 | (314) 805-4966
Fax: (314) 531-1069

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Firm Information

Allan & Summary, L.C., Attorneys at Law is based in St. Louis, Missouri. It has represented clients who are residents of St. Louis County, Jefferson County, St. Charles County, Franklin County, Madison County, St. Clair County, Missouri, Illinois, Springfield, Kansas City, Cape Girardeau, Chicago, as well as Memphis, Little Rock, De Moines, Cincinnati, Ohio, Tennessee, Iowa and the Upper Midwest. (MO, IL, OH, TN, IA)