Business Acquisitions & Mergers

Business acquisitions come in all shapes and sizes. Our attorneys possess decades of business contract and negotiation experience. We provide powerful and informed legal advice. Clients include acquiring companies and target companies nationwide. Representation includes all aspects of the purchase and sale of businesses, including asset acquisitions, stock acquisitions, mergers and the transfer of alcoholic… Details

Real Estate

Our attorneys have handled virtually every type of real estate matter in their decades of practice. We have been relied upon for practical and cost effective advice in countless matters by developers, investors, buyers, sellers, and real estate agents throughout the nation with successful outcomes which include: major real property land acquisitions, financing, municipality negotiations,… Details

Labor & Employment Law

GARRELL LAW advises private and public companies in a wide variety of businesses and industries on statutory and regulatory compliance in the workplace. They assist clients to develop and implement policies and procedures to prevent administrative sanctions and litigation. They draft a variety of agreements which control aspects of the employer-employee relationship, including executive contracts,… Details

Licensing & Land Use Regulation

The GARRELL LAW team possesses specialized retail liquor and nightclub licensing experience with local and state licensing authorities in numerous jurisdictions. Our clients range from worldwide hospitality chains, restaurants, bars and local retailers. Representation includes license acquisitions, modifications, public hearings, and on-going licensing activities. For any licensing or zoning related matters that are unfairly determined… Details

Business Transactions & Formation

Rachael Acrey and her team will help you navigate safely through the complexity of state and federal statutes, codes, regulations and case law which could impact your business. They provide clients with sound, pragmatic legal advice and guidance on a variety of business transactions; acting as counsel and senior advisor with creative solutions to make… Details


GARRELL LAW has a sophisticated appellate practice. After eight years as a senior chambers attorney for the Second Appellate District, Division Three, John Kennedy has handled dozens of appeals on behalf of appellants and respondents. He is personally familiar with most of the Justices of the Second Appellate District and participates in a wide range… Details

Business Litigation

Peter Garrell and John Kennedy have litigated hundreds of cases in state and federal courts and have tired dozens of cases to verdict. They are as experienced as any litigators in any situation. They represent plaintiffs or defendants in simple matters to the most complex class actions. Their business clients range from sole proprietorships to… Details

Class Actions

The attorneys at GARRELL LAW have represented both plaintiffs and defendants in dozens of class actions involving consumer disputes and labor and employment matters and banking issues. Representing both sides of the aisle gives the attorneys at GARRELL LAW unique insight into how to investigate and litigate particular class actions anticipating how the opposing parties… Details