Ted Habermann

Extensive experience in helping franchisors

Ted Habermann, counsel at Waller, concentrates his practice on franchise law. Ted has more than two decades of experience inside the franchise industry, serving in multiple in-house counsel roles for two national restaurant chains in the family dining and fast casual restaurant industry, and as general counsel for a national provider of fire and water restoration services.


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Get To Know Ted

Ted is a vinyl collector and gardener. He has 2 awesome grandsons. Go Titans!

Ted's Related Experience

Representation of multiple national franchisors

Decades of representation of national franchisors in the damage restoration, hospitality and restaurant industries as lead as well as local counsel.


  • J.D., Valparaiso University School of Law, 1983
    • American Jurisprudence Scholar - Insurance Law
  • B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1980

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee
  • Indiana

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Forum Committee on Franchising of the American Bar Association
  • Member, Business Law and Health Law Sections of the American Bar Association
  • Member, Nashville, Tennessee and American Bar Associations

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