Examples of work undertaken by DJB lawyers

  • Provided a range of property legal services to a restaurant chain owned by a prominent TV chef. This included acquisitions to support the expansion of the chain, advice on land disputes, planning issues and development.

  • Acted for national restaurant chains on their nationwide estates. 

  • Acting for a well-known London restaurant group on the acquisition of its new 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)

  • Teresa Kamppari Baker (Partner)

  • Abigail Kay (Partner)

  • Tina Durani (Partner) 

Legal issues that may arise

  • Acquisitions of new sites and businesses to expand a restaurant chain

  • Drafting and negotiation of leases and licences to occupy

  • Disposal of premises

  • Environmental issues including rights to light and nuisance

  • Granting of licences for serving alcohol on the premises

  • Planning permissions

Need help? Get in touch

There are 614,000 people working in the restaurant industry in around 75,000 different restaraunts. The legal work required is extensive - from leases and licences to health and safety.




Tel: 020 7870 7500 


Tel: 0161 669 4800


Tel: 0121 227 9600 


Tel: 01823 279 279


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