Hospitality

The Hospitality practice group at Reitler provides expert legal advice and guidance to some of the finest and most renowned hotel properties in the United States and across the globe. 

We counsel our clients on day-to-day and long term operational issues which include, governmental agency intervention and licensing standards, hotel security and risk management, guest injury and property loss, employment and workplace-related liability, data protection and privacy, food and beverage standards, protection of the physical facility, statutory compliance and every aspect of hotel ownership, management and operation.

We are experts in the preparation, negotiation and implementation of specialty contracts unique to the hospitality industry, as well as construction agreements required for capital improvement and modernization projects.  Further, through our litigation department, we actively prosecute and defend hotel-related claims and, in conjunction with our Real Estate practice, handle sales, acquisitions, financings, commercial leasing and branding of hotel properties.  Our clients have long recognized our innovative and expert skills which are the result of years of experience in this highly specialized field, and value our responsiveness and personalized attention to their legal and business needs.

We act as counsel to prestigious luxury hotel properties, including The Peninsula New York, Mandarin Oriental New York, Langham Place New York and Trump Soho New York and related hotels throughout the world, and take great pride in the long standing relationships we share with our hotel clientele.