Our Hotels group acts for a wide range of leading hotel operators, developers, investors and financiers in the UK and internationally. We are able to bring to transactions a multidisciplinary team with market leading expertise in the structuring of hotel transactions and a detailed understanding of the commercial issues that arise within the market.
King & Wood Mallesons SJ Berwin advises clients on:
- Hotel funds
- Hotel leases – including sale and leaseback and opco/propco structures
- Management contracts
- Hotel franchise agreements
- Structuring transactions to achieve maximum tax efficiency
- M&A transactions from both a trade and financial investor buyer and seller perspective
- Planning and local issues relating to hotel development
- Employment and pension law issues, whether contentious or non-contentious
- Supply and distribution arrangements
- Development, exploitation and enforcement of intellectual property rights.