Retail, Restaurants & Hospitality


CMX's Retail, Restaurant & Hospitality practice has a broad range of experience in both the business and legal aspects of the retail and hospitality industry. We provide comprehensive legal services to business owners, tenants, developers, franchisors, franchisees, and managers of retailers, restaurants, and hospitality businesses.  Whether representing retail, restaurant and hospitality businesses as a single store enterprise or a multi-establishment operation, it is critical to have legal guidance from attorneys who understand the unique dynamics that comprise this industry.  CMX's Retail, Restaurant and Hospitality practice brings the necessary practice experience and industry savvy.

CMX's Retail, Restaurant & Hospitality practice handles all aspects in the launching of a new retail, restaurant or hospitality business. We advise clients of the most advantageous way to structure their business as a partnership, corporation or limited liability company and draft shareholder, operating, management and other agreements, including the filing of documents forming these entities.

Our experience and guidance is also invaluable in the acquisition of real estate, leasing of property, obtaining a liquor license, to aggressively defending litigation matters.  CMX lawyers assist in drafting, negotiating and closing acquisitions or dispositions, financing, franchising, management agreements, joint ventures and other hospitality-related documents.  Additionally, our lawyers have significant experience in acquiring, selling, financing and refinancing retail, restaurant and hospitality related businesses and given the increasing importance of data security to retail, restaurant, and hospitality businesses, we help clients engage in data security risk management and post-breach investigations.

By utilizing the combined skills of the Corporate, Capital Markets, Finance and Banking, Mergers and Acquisitions, Real Estate - Commercial & Residential, TaxLitigation and Privacy, Data & Cybersecurity Practice Groups, CMX's lawyers deliver full-service legal representation to its retail, restaurant and hospitality clients.

Please contact CMXLaw with any inquires you may have.