Hari Nathan Kalyan has extensive experience in hospitality and liquor law, licensing, manufacturing, and distribution. His clients include restaurants, bars, and alcohol manufacturers, as well as service providers to those industry members.
Hari handles all types of license-related matters, including license issuance and renewal, defense of citations, acquisitions and transfers of licenses, and regulatory compliance. He also assists clients in business planning and structuring, transactional counseling, and litigation.
Hari serves as General Counsel for Bluestone Lane, playing an active role in their rapid development in locations nationwide. Hari is also a seasoned hospitality operator and a recognized leader in the NYC hospitality industry as co-founder of Randolph Beer brewpubs and as a partner in other hospitality establishments.
Prior to entering private practice, Hari clerked for the Hon. Nelson S. Roman, who currently sits in the United States District Court, Southern District of New York. Hari commits his time as a volunteer attorney with Volunteer Legal Services of Central Texas and the NYC Housing Court, among other pro bono and charitable activities.