Business & Franchise Lawyers in Toronto

At Hoffer Adler LLP, we deeply value our close relationships with our clients. Our strength is our ability to apply our expert legal knowledge to help our clients reach their business goals in a practical and cost effective manner. We are experienced franchise, commercial, IP and litigation counsel. Several of our lawyers have been recognized by their peers in their areas of expertise (Best Lawyers of Canada, Franchise Times’ Legal Eagles, Lexpert and Martindale-Hubbell), and are highly respected by our clients and colleagues in Canada and around the world.

Franchising. We have represented over 400 franchise systems, including franchisors, franchisees (unit, multi-unit and master) and franchise associations. We also act as commercial and litigation counsel to our franchise clients.

Intellectual Property. We represent domestic and international brand owners in acquiring and enforcing their trademarks and implementing brand management strategies. We also assist with copyright ‐ and patent-related issues and act as counsel in contentious intellectual property proceedings.

Litigation. We are experienced advocates in trial and appellate courts, as well as before administrative tribunals, and in a broad variety of subject matter, including commercial, franchising, intellectual property, professional liability, and other litigation.

If you are looking for highly expert knowledge, practical, cost effective and timely solutions to your legal issues, we invite you to speak to one of our lawyers. We would be delighted to get to know you and learn how we can best help you to reach your goals.


American Bar Association Forum on Franchising
Co-author – Joseph Adler (to be published in January 2017)
January, 2017

Canadian Franchise Association Franchise Law Day
Attendees – Joseph Adler, Idan Erez
September, 2016