Nicola Broadhurst of Stevens and Bolton


Nicola is a commercial partner and heads up the franchise team at Stevens & Bolton.

She specialises in the commercial aspects of franchising, advising both franchisors and franchisees but with a particular focus on international expansion.

She has assisted many brands, including household names, to export their business overseas and advises on a wide range of issues including: e-commerce, data protection, agency and distribution, area development, master franchising and direct franchising.

She is a member of the American Bar Association and the firm’s representative for the British Franchise Association.

The team is ranked in both Legal 500 and Chambers Legal Directory and Nicola is personally ranked in the top tier for franchising in the UK by Chambers Legal Directory and as a notable practitioner by Legal 500.