I am a travel regulatory expert with over 12 years’ experience in advising businesses in the travel sector on regulation and commercial law.”
Farina is a travel law expert specialising in regulatory advice and commercial contracts for the travel industry. With over 12 years of experience, she has an in-depth understanding of the legal issues affecting the travel industry.
Farina is regarded as a trusted legal advisor in the industry representing many travel businesses both within the UK and overseas, , including online travel agents, tour operators, airlines and hotels.
Farina has a significant profile within the travel industry, regularly speaking at industry events and writing for industry publications. She is ranked in Chambers & Partners for Travel: Regulatory & Commercial, and is also named in the Legal 500, which she is described as “an exceptional lawyer specialising in the travel industry.”
Farina joined Fox Williams in May 2023 from Deloitte Legal, where she led the travel, hospitality and leisure legal advisory practice.
Advised travel businesses on data protection issues, including data transfer agreements, privacy and cookies policies.
Drafted consumer terms and conditions for many types of business models in the travel industry, including principal package holiday terms, retail agency terms and multi-contract agency package models.
Advised businesses looking to expand, both within the UK and overseas, on the different business models available within the industry, including disclosed agency, principal, and multi-contract package holidays.
Drafted, reviewed and negotiated commercial and technology contracts for the travel industry, including overseas supplier agreements, retail agency agreements (ATOL and non-ATOL), software licences, wholesale supply agreements, and bed-bank/intermediary agreements.
Advised on general consumer regulation, as applicable to travel businesses.
Advised numerous travel companies on the regulatory framework for selling travel arrangements in the UK, including flights, package holidays, accommodation and linked travel arrangements.