Scott Goodwin

Scott Goodwin
Unit D3, 63 Apollo Drive
New Zealand
+09 973 7351


Who's Who Legal Franchise

Scott Goodwin is a director and principal of the specialist law firm, Goodwin Turner Commercial Lawyers, established on Auckland's North Shore in April 2014.

Scott is a highly regarded commercial lawyer, with a particular passion for franchising. He provides strategic commercial advice to a wide range of businesses on all aspects of franchising with a particular focus on creating “bankable” franchise arrangements.  Scott thrives on being presented with a complicated issue and then turning it around to achieve a great result by working closely alongside his clients.

Widely recognised by key service providers and bankers to the franchise industry, Scott is a leader and specialist in his field and through these strategic alliances, he is able to add value to his clients far beyond the provision of legal services.

Most recently Scott has been involved in the regionalisation of a number of international franchise networks in preparation for their entrance into the New Zealand market.  Further, he is able to provide detailed advice and effective, practical solutions to all manner of disputes and breaches arising in relation to franchise agreements.

Scott has provided effective strategies for the protection of trademarks, logos and brands to his clients in both New Zealand and Australia and has project managed the global protection of trade marks relevant to the franchise system.

Goodwin Turner have been the winners of the Global Law Experts franchise law firm of the year in New Zealand from 2014 to 2018.

WWL says: Scott Goodwin enjoys an excellent reputation in the market, with peers commenting, "He is the go-to in New Zealand - he really knows his franchising."

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Franchise which can be purchased from our Shop.

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