Gas Stations Law

Gasoline service stations must grapple with a set of legal issues not faced by businesses in many other industries. Federal, state, and local regulatory concerns, zoning issues, environmental issues, contract disputes with jobbers, and other business legal matters unique to gas stations require an attorney intimately familiar with the business.

As an owner in the gasoline service station business, Advisor Law’s Mr. D’Loughy has gained a unique understanding of the service station industry and the relevant legal issues. As such, Mr. D’Loughy can assist entrepreneurs and seasoned operators in the gasoline service station business with most of their legal needs, including negotiating leases and contracts, negotiating the sale or purchase of a station, business formation, supply agreements, and more. Representative services include:

  • Jobber agreements
  • Rebranding agreements
  • Environmental regulations compliance
  • Tank replacement/removal agreements
  • C-store triple-net leases and evictions
  • Turnkey business sale
  • Purchasing an existing station
  • Due diligence prior to sale
  • Valuations
  • Zoning
  • Licensing and operation laws
  • Corporation, partnership, and business formation
  • Commercial leasing