Restaurant and Food Service Litigation

We have unique and significant expertise representing restaurant and food service clients in disputes particular to their industry. Specifically, we represent national, regional and local food service distributors, restaurant chains, early-stage restaurant companies, individual restauranteurs, franchisors and franchisees, manufacturers of food products and specialty items. The firm is a member of the California Restaurant Association.

We advise clients in this industry in critical aspects of their business, including insurance-related needs, employment issues and alcohol and beverage issues. We assist clients in every aspect of the restaurant and food service business. This includes cases involving start-up funding and organizational matters; purchase and sale of restaurant assets; defense of California wage-hour class actions suits; employment and labor advice; licensing; intellectual property issues involving patents, trademarks and label registrations; real estate and leasing; resolution of land use issues for beverage industry clients.

Appellate Practice

Our appellate practice focuses on both appeals from United States District Courts in California, and appeals from California State Courts

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Construction Litigation

Our construction litigation attorneys represent owners, developers, contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, engineers and design professionals in multi-party construction defect suits, owner/contractor

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