Hospitality & Leisure | Aberdein Considine Legal

Wide-ranging support for hospitality and leisure firms

Hospitality & Leisure

Our hospitality and leisure team act for a remarkable blend of clients operating across licensed trade and hospitality sectors.

We represent the operators of pubs, nightclubs, shops and restaurants and we act for major hotel operators nationally as well as a number of boutique operators at locations throughout Scotland.

Frequently, we also act for investors and funders in connection with the acquisition of licensed premises.

Paul Jennings, our Head of Commercial Real Estate, also sits on the board of the Hospitality Industry Trust.

What we do

We provide wide-ranging advice to those in the hospitality and leisure industries, including:

  • Acting for both landlords and tenants in connection with occupational leases for bars, restaurants, hotels
  • Operating licences
  • Trade ties
  • Working with specialist consultants on licensing issues
  • Investment purchases
  • Funding transactions

Who we work with

Our team acts for a number of big players in the licensed trade and hospitality sectors, including:

  • Jupiter Hotels/Mercure
  • Dion Bars & Clubs Ltd
  • Monkey Bars Ltd
Why choose us?

Our client promise

At Aberdein Considine Legal, we have a simple three-point promise to all of our clients.

  • "Paul has deep experience in commercial real estate work, regularly handling high-value matters relating to investment property and developments. According to a client, Paul's greatest attributes are his pragmatism and judgement - he is eloquently candid and his advice is speedy, rational and strategic."


What the experts say...

Our Commercial Real Estate team is ranked among the best in the UK by two of the world's most respected legal guides.