Hotels and Leisure

The specialist hotels and leisure department at Ronald Fletcher Baker LLP has a long-established history of successfully guiding our owner, manager, and investor clients to achieve their commercial objectives within this fast-changing and challenging sector.

Hotels and leisure industry real estate transactions demand technical excellence, experience – and commercial sensitivity.

Our dedicated team of lawyers has developed a keen understanding of the sector’s complex landscape which enables us to provide our clients with the best legal and strategic advice.

We frequently advise on the acquisition and development of commercial sites, incorporating assistance on all matters concerning leases, negotiating terms, rent arrangements, covenants, and rent review structures.

We have a nationwide portfolio of clients who regularly choose to employ our services in relation to the letting of premises and tenant development agreements.

For the hotel industry in particular we advise companies and corporates on property purchases and consequent planning issues as well as financing matters relating to onshore and offshore jurisdictions.

As part of the full-service offering in this area, we also offer expert advice on a broad range of licensing issues in addition to environmental and sustainability considerations.

Our lawyers are also able to draw on the skillset of our highly-rated commercial property department which acts for landlords and tenants on a wide range of legal issues including the grant of leases, and the purchase, and sale of commercial investments development sites.

  1. Recommendations
  2. Expertise
  3. Insights

The Legal 500 recognises the Ronald Fletcher Baker team as having’ real expertise’ and ‘looking at matters from a commercial perspective’

‘All willing to help at any time, never too busy.’

‘They have a great deal of experience which means that transactions move with speed. They have some of the best people in the industry, including Simon Lawrence and John O’Callaghan.’

‘Always provides exceptional service'

‘Commercially minded and excellent ‘

  • Acquisition
  • Development
  • Structuring and Joint Ventures
  • Operations and Management
  • Finance
  • Disputes