Attorney Jonathan E. Fortman has been practicing law for over 27 years since he obtained his Juris Doctor from the St. Louis University School of Law in 1992. A strong supporter of individual rights and an active member of the Missouri Association of Trial Lawyers, Jon has devoted his career to helping clients who have been harmed by the reckless and negligent actions of other parties. Jon has argued cases before the Missouri Supreme Court, as well as state and federal courts of appeals. Jon advocates fiercely on behalf of franchisees and will fight hard to protect your rights and help you reach a fair and satisfying resolution to your unique situation.MORE ABOUT JON
Kelly joined the firm in 2004 as a legal assistant and paralegal. As a key member of the team, Kelly takes great pride in helping our clients through a variety of complex legal matters. A dedicated wife and mother of three children, Kelly works to serve and assist individuals who come to our firm looking for guidance and legal support. After gaining extensive experience during her years of service at the firm, Kelly has followed the advice of others and graduated from Western Governor's Univerisity in 2016 with an intent to pursue her law degree in the coming years.MORE ABOUT KELLY
You and your case are unique. That's why you will receive customized attention and service that puts you in a position to pursue a favorable outcome.
We understand that you have a busy schedule, so we will work with you to help make meetings and appointments fit into your timetable with ease.
It is our top priority to be available to listen to your concerns, answer your questions, and keep you updated regarding the details of your case every step of the way.
"Thank you, thank you, Team Fortman. A small law firm that really relates to and gets to know, the clients. You all did an outstanding job, and we are so grateful for all your efforts."
"Thanks to the Fortman Law Office team for their tireless efforts. Jonathan, Kelly, Teresa, and Steve are the experts at what is required to bring justice to the franchise world. If you are a franchisee with concerns, this is the place to start."
"The Fortman Firm is fast becoming the go-to place for franchise disputes. You simply cannot do better than Jonathan and his team — Kelly, Teresa, and Steve! They are on top of their game. Signed, a very grateful franchisee."
Legal matters require intricate knowledge and experience working through the details of laws and regulations. When you confront a situation that calls for informed counsel — either personally or professionally — your best move is to consult with a knowledgeable attorney to help you with your case. If you are in the Florissant, Missouri area, trusted legal assistance is only a phone call away. You can have confidence as you lean on our skill and proficiency to guide you through your complicated legal issue.
At the Law Office of Jonathan E. Fortman, we focus heavily on helping individuals navigate the process of purchasing a franchise, as well as dealing with obstacles and issues that arise for franchises they already own. When investing in a franchise, attention to detail regarding documentation and financial analysis are key steps to take in order to keep your endeavor on the right track. We can help you in franchise law matters including purchasing or the transfer of ownership, breaches of contracts, and more.
Our firm also provides legal services in the areas of personal injury, employment law, and consumer protection cases. Attorney Jonathan E. Fortman has built a career of successfully defending clients who have been harmed by another party. He has extensive experience fighting for individuals' rights and financial considerations. If you have suffered an injury caused by the careless actions of someone else or have been the victim of unlawful treatment by your employer, it is within your rights to pursue fair compensation.
In cases of consumer protection, our team will stand up to defend individuals from unsolicited phone calls or text messages. There are rules and regulations in place for businesses, creditors, and marketing firms to follow. If these regulations are violated, we will protect you. At the end of the day, if you are in need of qualified legal representation in Florissant, Missouri or the surrounding areas, you can contact our dedicated team at the Law Office of Jonathan E. Fortman to schedule a free consultation today!