Hotel and Hospitality Industry
ZEK represents domestic and international
hotel developers, owners and management companies, restauranteurs,
and other hospitality industry businesses and lenders to this
industry including financing sources.
The Firm has represented hotel developers and owners in the
financing and acquisition of existing hotels as well as the
development of new hotels. Our attorneys have substantial
experience in sophisticated real estate and finance transactions
as well as in the negotiation of franchise agreements and
management contracts and in other issues particular to hotels
and motels. We have handled union arbitrations for hotels
in New York City and matters before The National Labor Relations
Board involving management-union issues.
ZEK likewise has represented numerous lenders to restaurant
owners and food service providers, including franchisees of
several restaurant chains in connection with various types
of leasing and construction arrangements.