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Nightclub, Bar & Restaurant Services

Owning and operating a nightclub, bar or restaurant is complicated and involves hard work, creativity and business savvy. Hiring effective and experienced legal representation will help expedite and resolve your legal matters, thereby limiting your liability, ensuring smooth operation of you restaurant or bar and ultimately improving profitability. Our law firm concentrates on providing the highest quality legal services to the nightclub & bar and restaurant industries. Our extensive knowledge and experience enables us to meet the unique legal needs of our clients. We will work side-by-side with you from the outset of the opening process by aiding you in structuring partnership agreements and real estate leases, negotiating with contractors and vendors, obtaining liquor licenses and food permits, reviewing insurance policies and providing employment manuals that will limit your liability for the actions of your employees. Further, when your establishment is up and running, we will help you with license and permit renewals, lease extensions and account receivable collections.

 Zhuravel Law, P.C. offers the following services to nightclub, bar and restaurant owners:

  • Business Organization: Forming, maintaining, and dissolving partnerships, corporations and LLCs. Drafting partnership/shareholder/operating agreements. Drafting and negotiating all franchise and business purchase and sale agreements.
  • New York Liquor Licensing & Violations: Obtaining and renewing liquor licenses and sidewalk café permits.
  • Employment Law: Drafting Employee Manuals, Non-Compete Agreements and Human Resource Policies. Defending against employee and customer discrimination and sexual harassment claims.
  • Real Estate: Purchase and sale of real property, mortgage financing, drafting and negotiation of commercial leases, resolution of zoning issues and tenant/landlord matters.
  • Collection of Accounts Receivables
  • Franchise agreements, becoming a franchise, joining a franchise
  • Insurance and Liability matters
  • General Legal Guidance