Our Licensing team helps our clients to negotiate the obstacles encountered in new or existing licensed premises.


Lead Contact

Ian Seeley

Senior Associate, Solicitor

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Meet the team

Efficient and experienced

Working closely with our Commercial Property team, we act for a diverse range of clients, including pubs, nightclubs, restaurants, leisure parks and wedding venues.  We assist with drawing up premises licence applications, transfer applications or variation applications; and represent our clients before local authority licensing committees on contested applications. We also have experience in representing interested parties on premises licence review applications.

In addition, our team has considerable experience with taxi and private hire licensing, including representing drivers and operators before licensing committees on contested applications and revocation proceedings.

Areas of specialisation include

  • Premises Licence applications and contested hearings
  • Representation of objectors and interested parties in contested Premises Licence applications and review hearings
  • Appeals against licensing sub-committee decisions concerning Premises Licences
  • Variation applications

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If you have any enquiries any one of our specialist team would be pleased to advise you on your options. Please fill out this contact form. You can contact your lawyer individually from ‘Our People’ using the link below.

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