Miami – May 20, 2021 – Spiritus Law announced that its Founding Partners, Marbet Lewis and Robert Lewis, have once again been ranked by Chambers USA in the nationwide category of Food & Beverages: Alcohol. Robert has been ranked since 2014. Marbet has been ranked since 2019.
Spiritus Law has also been ranked in the same category. The Firm was recognized by Chambers USA in 2019 and has now been ranked in the same nationwide category for the second year in a row.
Chambers USA recognized Spiritus Law for being a "Distinguished team with significant experience advising clients on alcohol licensing matters and regulatory compliance. Their experience covers an impressive list of both international and domestic clients, offering additional strength in handling contract disputes, IP issues, and complex M&A in the alcohol beverage space.”
"Having been ranked by Chambers USA emphasizes the strength of our client relationships and the depth of our experience in surmounting the many challenges that come with navigating this highly regulated industry,” Mr. Lewis said. “We thank our clients for their continued collaboration and commitment to our services.”
Chambers USA ranks the work of the leading United States law firms and their attorneys in a variety of practice areas. Individual lawyers are ranked in their practice-area(s) on the basis of their legal knowledge and experience, their ability, their effectiveness and their client-service. Law-firm departments are ranked on the qualities of their lawyers, as well as the effectiveness and capability of the department as a whole - its strength and depth. Both client input and the Chambers’ own research are considered for ranking placement in the Chambers Guide.
About Spiritus Law:
Spiritus Law is an entrepreneurial regulatory and business law firm focused on the representation of highly regulated industries by offering legal services in the areas of alcohol and tobacco law, federal, state and local regulatory and business licensing, hospitality law and licensing, commercial and residential real estate development, land use and zoning, real estate transactions, government relations, banking and lending, general commercial retail including the retail sale of regulated products and public/private partnership transactions. The Alcohol Industry Group focuses on providing complete regulatory and operational compliance services in the development of licensing structures and business operational guidelines for the manufacturing, importation, purchase and retail sale and service of alcohol beverages. Spiritus Law provides comprehensive alcohol industry representation focused on industry innovation and expansion. We strive to be at the forefront of emerging industry trends and the refashioning of traditional concepts. Our unique blend of professionals has helped shape alcoholic beverage regulations for over 35 years at the federal and state level.
Primary service areas include: Alcohol Licensing & Regulatory Compliance, Retail & Hospitality Licensing & Permitting, Real Estate Transactions & Commercial Development, Firearms & Security Compliance, Public/Private Infrastructure & Development, Tobacco Product Regulatory Compliance, and Business Transactions & Financial Services. Our firm services an array of highly regulated industries, including alcohol producers, sports teams, hotels, restaurants, theme parks, movie theaters, grocery stores, liquor stores, bars, residential and commercial real estate developers, state agencies, municipal governments, investment firms and individual investors, lending institutions, security service providers, firearms suppliers and more.