Welcome to Adams Hospitality Solutions
Dependable Advice

Adams Hospitality Solutions (“AHS”) is an expert boutique hospitality consultancy specialising in providing advice to participants in the liquor and gaming communities.  The director of the consultancy is Jim Adams.

Jim Adams has more than 25 years experience in the hotel, hospitality, entertainment, licensing, and gaming industry.

Jim takes a practical and commercial approach in advising venue owners, managers, investors and financiers on all aspects of their business.
Jim commenced his commercial career in 1973 as a Country solicitor and for the last two decades has acted as a specialist in the hospitality industry.  Some years ago he was the in-house Counsel for the Australian Hotels Association (NSW branch).

Jim is recognised as a trusted advisor in his field.  As a long term specialist his expertise includes:

•    Liquor licensing
•    Commercial advice and negotiation
•    Due diligence associated with acquisition of a new business
•    Preparing a business for sale
•    Audits of licensed premises
•    Mediation
•    Acting on complex Packaged Liquor Licence applications
•    Dealing with development applications and consents as they relate to licensed premises
•    Gaming/Poker Machine/Charity issues

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The Liquor Act and Regulations are proving challenging for existing players and new entrants into the hospitality sector. 

Jim cuts through red tape involved in Council development applications, Community Impact Statements and the inherent complexities of undertaking community consultation.   Steering clients through the maze of stakeholders and Government agencies associated with this process is the value Jim adds.

Jim has an extremely diverse client base, from top end fine dining restaurants, small wine bars, leading Sydney caterers, major entertainment venues, event managers, major hotels, registered clubs, retail liquor stores, internet wine businesses and small cafes through to country B & Bs.

Jim is also a go to resource for lawyers, providing expert advice on licensing issues, particularly on acquisitions of businesses in the hospitality industry.

Jim and his team provide dependable practical, entrepreneurial proactive and technically accurate advice on all aspects of liquor licensing, tourism and hospitality.

For a confidential initial discussion with Jim, do not hesitate to get in touch at Contact us.