The new firm, Allen, Stahl & Kilbourne, is set to be up and running full bore in October.
Before her vote to approve the hotel, Asheville Mayor Esther Manheimer said City Council is struggling with the ongoing wave of hotel construction.
Also, Static Age Records recently celebrated 14 years in business in Asheville, and much more.
Ward and Smith attorneys Derek Allen and Hayley Wells offer details on what ALE and ABC officials discussed with mountain brewers.
In its most high-profile action in years, N.C. ALE cited 10 Asheville-area craft breweries for a host of alleged alcohol law offenses.