Bernstein Redo, P.C. co-founder and managing member Donald M. Bernstein, with over thirty years’ experience, is one of the most recognized and respected names in New York in the hospitality law field. Over the years Mr. Bernstein has become the person hospitality related businesses as well as the most prestigious law firms turn to. He counsels clients on liquor licensing, having filed hundreds of liquor license applications and appearing before the New York State Liquor Authority and the local community boards regularly. He also represents restaurant and bar owners in the purchase and sale of their retail business, drafting and negotiating store leases, and consulting and management agreements.
Donald M. Bernstein is a sought after speaker, and has lectured at the National Law Institute, the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Lawline, and at the Westchester County Bar Association as well as at private real estate and brokerage companies on legal issues relating to hotels, restaurants and bars. He has testified before the New York State Assembly on licensing, and published articles in Restaurant Insider and The New York Law Journal. He is a member of the Hospitality Committee of the Bar Association of the City of New York, the Academy of Hospitality Industry Attorneys, and the Hospitality Law Subcommittee of the Westchester County Bar Association.