Preti Flaherty represents ski area developers, operators and other resort related businesses in a wide range of legal arenas. We have a unique level of experience serving this industry, with more than 30 years of experience handling the unique legal needs of this group.

What We Do
Our resort services group combines the extensive experience of our attorneys in the corporate, litigation, environmental, and employment groups. We provide counsel on many industry-related issues including:

  • Risk Management
  • Business formation, purchase & sale, contracts
  • Operational issues, marketing, corporate sponsorships
  • Resort liability
  • Financing and capitalization
  • Labor, employment and workers' compensation
  • Environmental and land use issues
  • Real Estate and timeshare
  • Legislative and regulatory
  • Telecom and utilities
  • Immigration

We advise on both day-to-day issues facing resorts as well as major initiatives and projects. We also have experience in resort master planning and an extensive list of resort industry contacts.

Representative Clients

Heavenly Valley LP, Killington, Ltd., Mount Snow Ski Resort, Ross Powers Foundation, Woodlands, Sebasco Estates, Booth Creek Ski Holdings, Saddleback Mountain, Shawnee Peak, EMK, Inc., Ski Maine Association, American Skiing Company, Customers First, a division of Snowsports Industry America, American Skiing Company Resort Properties, Inc., Sugarloaf Mountain Corporation, Sunday River Skiway Corporation, Mt. Cranmore Ski Resort, Acordia Resort Services, Mountain Guard, Potomac Golf Properties, LLC