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Examples of work undertaken by DJB lawyers

  • Estates management for a restaurant chain owned by a famous TV chef, including acquisitions support the chain's growth, advice on land disputes and planning and development issues.

  • Acting for a well-known London restaurant group in the acquisition of its flagship restaurant at Canary Wharf.

  • Advised on the acquisition of a national pub and restaurant chain, including their high value freehold and leasehold licensed properties.

DJB specialists

  • Sean Bulman (Partner) 

  • Sophie Philippon-Thomas (Partner) 

  • Emma Gormley (Partner)

  • Kate Evans (Associate Director)

 

Legal issues that may arise

  • Acquisitions of new sites and businesses to expand your restaurant chain.

  • Drafting and negotiation of leases and licences to occupy.

  • Disposal of premises.

  • Environmental issues including Rights to Light and nuisance.

  • Licences to serve alcohol on the premises.

  • Planning permissions.

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Britons spent £10 billion in coffee shops in 2018, up £3 billion since 2016. There are estimated to be over 25,000 such shops in the UK. The sector continues to see rapid growth and the number of coffee shops is expected to exceed 30,000 by 2025.