Restaurant Lawyer


2021 Midwest Road, Suite 309
Oak Brook, IL 60523

Hospitality and Restaurant Lawyer

Our restaurant and hotel attorneys help you manage your risks so your business can stay profitable.

Hospitality and Restaurant Law Services

Startups and Business Formation

We help you set up your business for the best legal and tax outcomes

Restaurant law compliance

We will advise you on the regulatory requirements and create the essential documents to prevent the most common restaurant legal issues.


We will draft, review and negotiate your agreements with partners, suppliers, clients, and other persons of interest.

Buying and selling restaurants

Our Restaurant M&A Lawyer will help you through the acquisition or sale process and to prepare the documentation to ensure a safe business transaction.


The restaurant franchise attorney will review the necessary documents to ensure you'll enter a profitable deal.

Our Restaurant and Hospitality Services

  • Restaurant Lease Agreements
  • Management Agreements
  • Vendor Agreements
  • Business-to-business (B2B) contracts
  • Business-to-consumer (B2C) clients
  • Master Services Agreements
  • Joint Venture Agreements
  • Supplier Agreements
  • Business Partnership Agreements
  • Incorporation
  • Operating Agreements
  • Corporate Bylaws
  • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • OSHA Regulations
  • Purchase Agreement
  • Letter of Intent
  • Due Diligence
  • Non-disclosure agreements
  • Franchise Agreement Review
  • Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) Review
  • Guidance through franchising

Legal help for restauranteurs

Legal help for hotel owners

The benefits of hiring our restaurant and hotel lawyers

Why choose our restaurant and hospitality law firm

Flat fees

For most contract review and negotiation services, we charge a flat fee, so you can budget more easily.


Each legal service is done strategically, considering the business goals of your restaurant or hotel and your personal goals


After 13 years of experience, we easily identify the risks involved with a business contract, and we know exactly how to prevent them.


Our restaurant and hospitality attorney stays in touch with you during the whole contract review and negotiation process.

Our founding hospitality lawyer

Danya Shakfeh

• Selected as a Rising Star lawyer for
9 consecutive years

• Over 12 years of experience

• Has helped many business owners to save hundreds of dollars by ensuring they take the best legal decisions for their companies. 

How our legal services work


1. Schedule a consultation

You can call (630) 517-5529 or fill out our form, and we will contact you as soon as possible to book a paid consultation.

2. Speak with a business attorney

During the consultation, we learn about your personal and professional goals and discuss your options.

3. Legal assistance

If you decide to hire us, we will set a fee from the beginning and take care of the legal services you require immediately.

Reviews from happy business owners like you

Frequently Asked Questions

Motiva Business Law serves clients from all industries. This includes (but is not limited to): 

● Technology
● Manufacturing
● Restaurants
● Retail
● Construction
● Services

In the consultation, the business attorney will learn more about your personal and professional goals, answer your questions, and discuss your options.

Paying a consultation fee is the way our corporate law firm guarantees that you will receive the best service and expert legal guidance.

When you pay for your consultation, the lawyer is able to allocate resources to provide you with the high-quality guidance your small business deserves.

We are restaurant and hospitality attorneys who protect your business, dreams, and future.