Bray & Long understands client needs while making sure that no detail is left out. Their lawyers work well others and can lead you and your business where it needs to go.
John Hadley
The Nichols Company

Restaurant Law

Bray & Long is one of the few firms in the country with a dedicated practice group tailored to the needs of restaurants, bars and clubs. Created in 2013 to enhance the firm’s ability to serve its many clients in the food, beverage and hospitality industries, the Restaurant Law Practice Group offers a full range of services to clients of all sizes throughout the Carolinas and beyond.

At its essence, Restaurant Law is less a practice area than an industry focus. The business attorneys at Bray & Long have years of experience in offering corporate and litigation services to restaurants and their owners. The following is a sample of those areas in which the Restaurant Law Practice Group can assist your business:

  • Start-Up and Corporate Structure
  • Business Purchase and Sale
  • Private Offerings and Partnerships
  • Lease Negotiation
  • Franchising
  • Trademarks
  • Music Licensing (ASCAP, BMI)
  • Employment Matters
  • Venue Agreements and Talent Contracts
  • ABC Licensing and Regulation
  • Premises Liability
  • Dramshop Liability
  • Collections and General Litigation

For more information on the Restaurant Law Practice Group, contact Brendan Dillashaw or William Bray.