Irish Liquor Lawyer in Wine Searcher article about U.S. Supreme Court

By |2021-01-12T14:06:38+00:00January 12th, 2021|Irish Liquor Lawyer in The Press|


Although I wish the Court would have granted cert in Lebamoff, I enjoyed the opportunity to discuss the case and wine shipping in general with Wine Searcher.


Irish Liquor Lawyer in Wine Searcher discussing U.S. Supreme Court wine retailer shipping case

By |2020-11-25T18:01:45+00:00November 25th, 2020|Irish Liquor Lawyer in The Press|


I am honored to contribute to a Wine Searcher article on the U.S. Supreme Court wine shipping case. A great analysis by Blake Gray.

The Supreme Court is conferencing on the wine retailer shipping case on December 11th. We should know a couple days later whether they will grant cert.

It would be great to have […]

Irish Liquor Lawyer in Wine Spectator

By |2020-07-21T12:06:46+00:00July 21st, 2020|Irish Liquor Lawyer in The Press|


I am honored to be a contributor to a Wine Spectator article about Ohio’s recent enforcement action, where Ohio filed for a federal injunction under the Twenty-first Amendment Enforcement Act against numerous online businesses.

As states will become more aggressive towards wine shipping, we should expect the states to up their game. Direct to […]

Cocktails-For-Hope makes history: Irish liquor Lawyer discusses in the media

By |2020-06-18T21:13:57+00:00June 18th, 2020|Irish Liquor Lawyer in The Press, Breaking News|


Cocktails-For-Hope did something that not even Al Capone and his muscleman could do, they made cocktails-to-go legal in Chicago.

I was honored to discuss this historic occasion with Fox Chicago, NBC 5 Chicago, and Time Out Chicago. 

BE sure to check out our webinar tomorrow

Irish Liquor Lawyer speaking about Cocktails-For-Hope on NBC 5 and Fox Chicago

By |2020-06-17T20:39:47+00:00June 17th, 2020|Irish Liquor Lawyer in The Press, Breaking News|




With Chicago passing cocktails-to-go and making it legal for the first time since the 1930s, NBC and Fox Chicago are doing a segment on Cocktails-For-Hope celebrating a hard earned victory. NBC plans on doing […]

Great Talking to Fox Chicago about cocktails to go success and the need for Chicago to make this legal

By |2020-05-27T16:15:10+00:00May 27th, 2020|Irish Liquor Lawyer in The Press, Breaking News|


Great celebrating our victory and advocating for the Illinois Hospitality Industry today on Fox Chicago’s Good Day Chicago Program. 

Getting cocktails-to-go for the struggling hospitality industry and helping them survive is a cause I am dedicated to.

Here is a quote from the interview: “We can’t let these restaurants die off because it will kill a […]

Irish Liquor Lawyer in VinePair

By |2020-05-19T18:38:09+00:00May 19th, 2020|Irish Liquor Lawyer in The Press, Breaking News, Liquor Industry Insights|


I am thrilled to contribute to VinePair’s article about cocktails-to-go. Tim McKirdy wrote a great article on this issue.

Included in this article is one of my great partners in getting cocktails-to-go for the struggling Illinois hospitality industry, Julia Momose of Kumiko. It is a pleasure to team with her on such an important issue!

I […]

Irish Liquor Lawyer on TV discussing Cocktails-For-Hope

By |2020-05-12T01:04:04+00:00May 12th, 2020|Irish Liquor Lawyer in The Press, Breaking News, Irish Liquor Lawyer Interviews|


Sean O’Leary, the Irish Liquor Lawyer, was on tv discussing the cocktails-to-go issue in Illinois.

NBC Chicago did a great segment on Cocktails-For-Hope. We are a movement that is trying to get the state of Illinois to allow for a temporary change in policy. This change would allow bars and restaurants to sell cocktails-to-go […]

Irish Liquor Lawyer mentioned in Cocktails For Hope Chicago Tribune Article

By |2020-05-06T03:52:56+00:00May 6th, 2020|Breaking News, Irish Liquor Lawyer in The Press, Liquor Industry Insights|


Fantastic being mentioned in the Chicago Tribune’s article on cocktails-to-go. I have been honored to work with such a wonderful and dedicated team, especially Julia Momose and Ian Beacraft. Cocktails to-go gaining tractions in Illinois -Chicago Tribune, May 05, 2020.

Helping the hospitality industry during this difficult time and allowing them to gain a revenue […]

Irish Liquor Lawyer comes to England

By |2020-04-13T20:42:30+00:00August 8th, 2019|Irish Liquor Lawyer in The Press|


I am honored to be included in Decanter. Decanter is the oldest consumer wine publication in the United Kingdom and is in 91 countries. It is the equivalent to Wine Spectator in England.

Here is one of my quotes pertaining to the legal upheaval in the liquor world since the decision in the Tennessee Wine case

‘The liquor […]

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