In the dynamic alcohol acquisitions and sales realm, Christopoulos Dickens emerges as a steadfast partner, recognizing that within this landscape, transactions unfold as both opportunities and challenges and at each step, safeguards must be put in place to protect client interests.

Acquiring or selling alcohol-related businesses requires a delicate balance of legal finesse and industry insight. Our dedicated beverage alcohol team possesses a keen understanding of the unique intricacies that define this sector so clients can best navigate negotiations, due diligence and documentation with unwavering confidence. We assist clients by:

  • Negotiating the terms and drafting agreements which protect client interests while fostering a harmonious transition that aligns negotiations with strategic goals.
  • Protecting intellectual property, trademarks and branding elements throughout the acquisition or sale process.
  • Conducting due diligence and examining contracts, licenses, regulatory compliance, financial records and more to provide clients with a comprehensive picture of the transaction’s risks and opportunities.
  • Minimizing disruptions and facilitating a smooth handover to ensure the investment yields the maximum value.
  • Navigating the sea of regulations that vary by jurisdiction to ensure the acquisition or sale complies with federal, state and local laws and minimize regulatory risks.