Restaurants & Hospitality

Your customers experience a perfectly prepared meal or a much-needed evening out, but only you know about all the behind-the-scenes work that made it happen. Much believes you deserve the accolades, and we have the full-service team and industry know-how to help you make it look easy.

Restaurants & Hospitality

Whether you are a restaurant group with dozens of brands, a celebrity chef opening an outlet in a hotel, an operator looking to cater, or anything in between, we know how to keep you cooking. If you are a club owner, a concert promoter, or a festival organizer, we know how to protect your vision and keep your business thriving. We work with hospitality clients from the start of their first concept to the pinnacles of their success, and we could not be prouder of their accomplishments:

  • James Beard Award winners and nominees
  • More than 50 Michelin stars
  • Winners and alumni of “Top Chef,” “Master Chef,” “Master Chef Jr.,” “Tournament of Champions," “Beat Bobby Flay," “BBQ Brawl,” and “Iron Chef,” among others

Corporate and Finance

  • Food and beverage management agreements
  • Operating agreements and shareholder agreements
  • Subscription agreements
  • Financing agreements
  • Concessionaire and licensing agreements
  • Private securities offerings and memoranda
  • Production, manufacturing, and distribution agreements
  • Catering and event agreements


Real Estate and Construction

  • Leases
  • Real estate purchase agreements
  • Construction agreements and work letters
  • Architect and design agreements


Labor and Employment

  • Employment agreements
  • Employee handbooks
  • Wage and hour issues
  • Exempt/nonexempt issues
  • Tip pool issues
  • Harassment prevention training
  • Termination issues
  • Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act issues


Intellectual Property and Media

  • Trademark and copyright registrations
  • Confidentiality and nondisclosure agreements
  • Creative development agreements
  • Data privacy and security issues
  • Appearance agreements
  • Endorsement agreements
  • Media agreements
  • License agreements
  • Location agreements

News & Insights

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