New York Attorneys Help Facilitate Approval for Liquor Licenses
Skilled lawyers assist bars, restaurants, and other businesses in the New York City area with issuance and compliance
Restaurants, clubs, caterers and vendors who sell alcohol rely on their liquor licenses to remain profitable. But license applications or transfers can often get tied up in red tape, and alleged violations can put your license and your very business in jeopardy. To enhance your prospects for success, you need a knowledgeable, determined attorney to secure this crucial business asset. The lawyers at Thompson Law, P.C. represent a range of clients in the New York City area and throughout New York, helping them apply for and secure the licenses needed to sell or serve alcohol.
Proven advocates provide a range of services
Our firm knows the local laws and regulations that govern licenses to sell or serve alcohol in New York. We assist clients who seek help:
- Obtaining special event permits
- Remaining in compliance with licensing laws
- Defending against licensing violations
We also represent clients at disciplinary and compliance hearings so that they have the best chance of keeping their liquor license and can continue their business operations.
Knowledgeable counselors provide reliable legal counsel for the food and beverage industry
A valid liquor license or permit is required for the lawful service, consumption, distribution or sale of alcohol, even if liquor, beer or wine is not your business’s sole or primary product. We regularly work with all sectors of the food and beverage industry, including:
- Private clubs
- Wine distributors
- Grocery stores
- Manufacturers or wholesalers
- Special events venues
- Nonprofit and charitable organizations
If controversies arise with your business that threaten the standing of your liquor license, our attorneys respond immediately and take decisive steps to resolve the problem.
Dedicated lawyers assist with license applications
Your business must meet specific requirements to be issued a liquor license. We meticulously prepare your application and closely monitor the process until you have received the necessary licenses and permits. We are able to foresee potential issues and help you rectify problems to prevent delays or denials.
Experienced attorneys advise on compliance to safeguard your operations
Once you've secured a liquor license, it's essential to remain in compliance with the strict laws that govern its use. Failure to adhere to legal regulations can result in serious penalties, including steep fines; revocation of your authorization to sell, serve or distribute alcohol; and even your business being closed. Our attorneys assist you in understanding your obligations and defend your business from allegations of noncompliance.
Contact a knowledgeable liquor license law firm to assist your business
Thompson Law, P.C. helps a range of businesses and event organizers in New York to secure and retain liquor licenses. Call us at 646-817-8086 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation at our New York office.