Our Winery and Agricultural Law practice area covers the spectrum of day-to-day business and operational issues faced by owners and operators of wineries, vineyards, forest land and agricultural property, including:

  • Acquisition and financing of winery and vineyard property
  • Entity formation and tax issues
  • Due diligence requirements
  • Negotiating and drafting lease and grape contracts
  • Conservation easements
  • Easements for roads and rights of way
  • Licenses
  • Trademark acquisition and brand protection
  • Alcoholic beverage permitting
  • Regulatory compliance relating to interstate shipping
  • Land use and water law

If you are looking to expand your existing winery or vineyard or need assistance in managing and operating your agricultural land, we encourage you to contact us.