Hospitality Practice Group

Befitting its base in the heart of the world’s leading tourist destination, Ringer, Henry, Buckley & Seacord, PA has extensive experience representing members of the region’s hospitality and entertainment industry including major restaurant chains, hotel and motel properties and a variety of local entertainment venues. The firm also represents numerous liability carriers providing coverage to these businesses. Our attorneys handle matters ranging from simple slip and falls to more complex claims involving criminal assaults by third parties and liquor liability claims.

The defense of these claims is predicated on a clear understanding of our clients’ business operations and the practical realities they face. Accordingly, we seek participation from our clients in constructing a defense from the ground up.

An effective defense also requires a working knowledge of the pertinent laws and regulations governing the hospitality industry. The firm’s attorneys have instant access to the rules and regulations of the Florida Division of Hotels and Restaurants and similar agencies as well as the decisions of Florida’s appellate courts. The firm also enjoys working relationships with recognized experts on premises security, building codes, human factors and similar subjects frequently encountered in claims against hospitality clients.

Hospitality Litigation Areas

  • Amusement Park Liability
  • Dram Shop Liability
  • Hospitality Law
  • Hotel and Resort Law
  • Hotel Security
  • Liquor Liability
  • Restaurant Liability
  • Slip and Fall Defense
  • Water Park Safety