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Wiggin LLP

9TH FLOOR, MET BUILDING, 22 PERCY STREET, LONDON, W1T 2BU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7612 9612
Fax:
Fax 01242 224223
Email:
Web:
www.wiggin.co.uk

Simon Bernholt

Tel:
Work +44 (0)20 7927 6405
Email:
Web:
www.wiggin.co.uk
Wiggin LLP

Work Department

Betting and Gaming

Position

Simon is a partner in Wiggin’s Betting and Gaming team. He advises clients on the full range of commercial, IP and domestic and international regulatory issues facing stakeholders in the gambling industry, as well as providing general strategic advice.

Career

Prior to joining Wiggin, Simon was Head of Legal at a leading gambling software and services supplier.


London: Crime, fraud and licensing

Gaming and betting

Within: Gaming and betting

Wiggin LLP  provides ‘top-notch guidance’ to a range of clients across the betting, poker, media and sports sectors, amongst others, and regularly advises major banks and payment processors on gambling-related issues. Practice head Stephen Ketteley ‘brings a depth of knowledge which is second to none and manages to think two or three steps ahead’. He recently advised on a number of UK Gambling Commission investigations into apparent compliance failings, and continuing to advise bet365 and William Hill on regulatory matters. Other notable lawyers in the team include Simon Bernholt, who joined in early 2018 from Playtech, advises clients across the full range of commercial and regulatory matters. Jason Chess is the other key figure and has significant expertise in online gambling, lotteries, competitions and promotions. He is advising Worldpay on regulatory issues facing online gambling operators and their service providers on a global basis.

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