Restaurant Expert Witness

Hospitality Expert Witness

We at International Restaurant & Hospitality Consulting Group have many years of hospitality industry experience, and training and our firm have consulted on 100’s of hotels, resorts, inns, gaming, casinos, restaurants, bars, clubs, and related lodging and foodservice businesses across the globe. We are the restaurant and hospitality expert witnesses in the following areas:

  • Management & Operations, Customs & Trade Practices
  • ADA Compliance
  • Customer Liability
  • Employee Liability
  • Economic & Financial issues such as lost profits
  • Damages and Future Earnings
  • Income & Valuation
  • Feasibility & Impact
  • Acquisitions & Dispositions
  • Planning, Franchise & Management Agreements
  • Landlord & Tenant issues
  • Employment & Labor
  • Safety & Security
  • Standards of Care
  • Food, Beverage and Alcohol Handling
  • Food Borne Illness
  • Dram Shop Law
  • Sanitation & Service
  • Workman Comp Claims
  • Construction or Fixtures, Furnishings & Equipment (ff&e) Problems
  • Wrongful Terminations
  • Lost Income Disputes
  • Franchise Disputes
  • Royalty Disputes
  • Customer Harassment
  • Sexual Harassment

Each of our restaurant expert witness team members has an average of 30 years of experience providing litigation consulting and impartial expert witness research, reports, and testimony. International Restaurant & Hospitality Consulting Group, the worldwide leading restaurant & hospitality consulting firm, created and addressed standards, policies, and practices for some of the top restaurant and hospitality companies in the world. Our expertise is not limited to, restaurants, bars, hotels, casinos, concert venues, cruise lines, and other hospitality-related businesses.

General areas of expertise include:

  • Dram Shop Laws
  • Alcohol Service Standards
  • Health Regulations
  • Slips and Falls
  • Workman’s Compensation
  • Restaurant Safety Standards
  • Operating Standards
  • Restaurant Food & Beverages Production and Storage Procedures
  • Product Standards
  • Safety & Security Standards
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Integrity Standards
  • Employee Qualifications, Hiring & Termination Practices
  • Standards for Training
  • Marketing Practices
  • Franchise Agreements & Management Contracts
  • Franchise Relations

Our team is Forensic Witness Expert for the Round Table Group and “Expert Pages.” We provide key research and depositions for many firms and insurance companies. Our ability to deliver unbiased opinions and reports as well as impartial testimony at deposition and trial are our hallmarks.

Our Principal has been Voted as one of the world’s Top Recipients of the International Hospitality Gurus Award.

Attorney Comments:

IRHC Group’s depositions are exceptionally well written with hard facts; hence why they settled.

The judge ruled in our favor, citing your testimony as “more credible and persuasive.”

“IRHC Group hit it out of the park on the witness stand… outstanding speaker and extremely knowledgeable”.

“We believe your report was influential in the plaintiff’s recognizing they had significant issues and holes in the case.”

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