Hospitality & Leisure

Foley’s Hospitality & Leisure attorneys use a multidisciplinary approach to delivering industry-specific services related to golf courses, clubs, hotels and restaurants, resorts, and timeshare/fractional ownership and timeshare properties.
In the hospitality business, providing your guests and customers with world-class service is always the goal. We share your focus on client satisfaction, which has earned us recognition for our legal skills and client services. For our clients, we work side-by-side with them through the entire life cycle of their asset, negotiating a full range of agreements and helping them realize and protect the value of their assets and brands.

Foley’s multidisciplinary Hospitality & Leisure Industry Team prides itself on delivering industry-specific services related to golf courses, clubs, hotels and restaurants, resorts, and timeshare/fractional ownership properties. Our lawyers have served as industry lobbyists, drafted legislation on behalf of the industry, and currently hold leadership positions for relevant committees on several trade associations. This experience is utilized to ensure the highest quality of legal assistance with day-to-day operational issues, as well as your most difficult legal challenges.

We understand that the hospitality industry has multiple components and we have organized our practice to address all facets of the industry. As you would expect from a large international law firm, our multidisciplinary team of attorneys is your single source for answers to any of your most pressing legal issues.

Representative Matters

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Represented Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc (NYSE: RHP) in the $275,000,000 acquisition from Stratus Properties Inc.

Represented Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc (NYSE: RHP) in the $275,000,000 acquisition from Stratus Properties Inc. (NASDAQ: STRS) of Block 21 in Austin, Texas; an entire city block in Austin’s 2nd Street District that is home to the iconic ACL Live at the Moody Theater (ACL Live), a 2,750-seat state-of-the-art entertainment venue that serves as the filming location for the famed Austin City Limits television series, the 251-room W Austin Hotel, the 350-seat 3TEN at ACL Live club and approximately 53,000 square feet of other Class A commercial space. The transaction includes the assumption of approximately $141,000,000 of existing indebtedness and is scheduled to close in early 2020.

Restructuring W Management

Represented the purchaser of the W Hotel in the Victory Park area of Dallas in the restructuring of their W management and branding arrangements with Marriott International.

Represented One Lodging

Represented One Lodging, a subsidiary of Aimbridge Hospitality, in the restructuring of its exclusive master management arrangement with American Hotel Income Properties for approximately 100 hotels located throughout the United States.

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