Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP

Hospitality Department

Nationwide - Canada
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What the team is known for A well-respected team renowned for its stellar franchising work in the hospitality sector, as well as its handling of large M&A deals and portfolio transactions. Demonstrates further capabilities in relation to hotel developments and litigious mandates, such as management agreement disputes, and is equally equipped to act on hospitality finance mandates. Its varied client roster includes hotel and restaurant chains, investors and developers. Also adept in resort management issues and particularly well placed to act for clients across Eastern Canada.

Work highlights Acted for the Hotel Pur in Québec City during its sale to a purchaser.

Notable practitioners


Jason Arbuck
is a "really good lawyer" who has extensive experience in the acquisition and financing of hospitality sector assets. He also regularly advises clients on a range of licensing and management issues.


Larry Weinberg
is "well respected" for the strength of his franchising practice, which sees him engaged by hotel clients on contentious and non-contentious mandates. He routinely advises on the launch and regulation of franchise brands from a range of industries.