Peter Thelwell - Associate
Peter was admitted as a solicitor in Queensland in 2009, having completed his Postgraduate Legal Training at Bond University.
Peter was awarded his Law Degree with Honours in the UK in 2005 before working for 3 years in in-house commercial departments in the UK.
Since joining Ivan Poole Lawyers, Peter has developed his knowledge of Franchising Law and Intellectual Property Law under Ivan Poole.
Creation of complete sets of documents compliant with the Franchising Code of Conduct for new franchise systems - both in Australia and overseas.
Maintenance and issue of up-to-date and compliant Franchise Documents for Franchisor clients.
Review of documentation for prospective Franchisees buying a franchised business.
Dispute Resolution acting for both Franchisors and in particular Franchisees to ensure a commercial solution to issues.
Residential and business conveyancing.
Review of lease documentation.
International Trade Marks.
Peter is a member of the Queensland Law Society Franchising Committee and has recently been involved in drafting submissions to the government in relation to amendments to the Franchising Code of Conduct.