Hospitality & Leisure

Travel and tourism is one of the world’s fastest growing sectors. To take advantage of this rising industry, you need an experienced, innovative legal advisor to guide you. We can help.

Latest Insights, News, and Events

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Client Successes

Advised Baha Mar on its US$3.5B Caribbean resort development

Represented Starwood Capital in over US$5B of real estate financings and US$2B of hospitality deals

Advised Korean Air on the US$1B Wilshire Grand redevelopment, the largest private construction project in Los Angeles

Represented Carey Watermark in US$5B worth of acquisitions across the United States

Guiding Hospitality Clients to Success

Our leading Hospitality team has advised clients on some of the largest and most prestigious hotel and resort projects around the world. We provide interdisciplinary counsel to meet the full-cycle needs of real estate development companies, institutional lenders, investment banks, capital providers, owners, and operators.

A Leader in Hospitality

  • Our global team includes more than 75 lawyers dedicated to advising our clients on virtually every type of hospitality and leisure project.
  • We have extensive transactional experience on both sides of the table to give our clients the insights necessary to assess the opportunities and risks involved in complex deals.
  • We know what’s market, and understand what the major players in the industry are doing because we have helped many of them achieve success—including Dubai World, Equity Group Investments, GIC, Harrah’s Entertainment, Millennium Partners, Oaktree Capital, Rockwood Capital, SBE, and Watermark Capital Partners.
  • Our insights into what’s next in key hospitality markets are based on our firsthand experience closing major hospitality deals across North America, Latin America, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.

Industry Recognition

  • Ranked in Band 1 for National Leisure and Hospitality in Chambers USA
  • Honored as a Real Estate Practice Group of the Year by Law 360
  • Named a First Tier Firm for Real Estate in Legal 500 USA