We have a team of experienced lawyers who regularly assist our clients in this sector on real estate, construction, disputes, corporate, commercial and intellectual property matters.
We have particular expertise in rolling out high street brands through acquiring and developing brands and sites for new restaurants, hotels, pubs, bars and clubs across the UK. During various phases of their development we have helped Ping Pong, Leon, Rocket, Pizza Pilgrims, Ego, Bella Italia, Pizza Union, Café Rouge and others.
Our long standing hotel clients include both boutique operators and global brands. We advise on acquisitions, disputes and development of hotels as well as day-to-day operational issues.
Our work in the travel sector includes guidance on the latest regulatory and compliance requirements, including GDPR, health and safety, pricing, data security, licensing and consumer issues; and the use of personal data and social media. We advise on commercial disputes between companies in the travel industry encompassing a range of issues including sales and promotional activities, breach of service and software agreements and brand protection issues. We act for industry bodies, large travel brands, software providers and digital travel platforms. Many of the matters we have acted on have important regulatory angle and international context. We also act for the trade in defending consumer claims and class actions and have been a long term ABTA Travel Industry Partner.View less