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Chambers of Susan Hunter

101 VICTORIA STREET, BRISTOL, BS1 6PU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0117 923 4700
Fax:
Fax 0117 929 4821
DX:
743350 BRISTOL 36
Email:
Web:
www.stjohnschambers.co.uk

Prof Roy Light

Tel:
Work 0117 923 4700
Email:
Web:
www.stjohnschambers.co.uk
St John's Chambers (Chambers of Susan Hunter)

Work Department

Administrative Law, Licensing, Planning

Position

Extensive experience in all areas of licensing and related criminal matters, including alcohol and entertainment, open-air festivals, gambling, taxis and firearms. Advises and acts for local authorities, police forces, independent operators and public corporations throughout England and Wales. Clients include supermarket chains, petrol companies, breweries, taxi companies and drivers, nightclub operators, gaming machine manufacturers, national stadiums and local and police authorities. Recognised by all the major legal directories as a leader in the field acting throughout England and Wales. Continues to undertake major work at all levels, which has further enhanced his national reputation in licensing.

Career

Professor emeritus, Bristol Law School; regularly chairs and speaks at national conferences and provides training for local authorities and others; editorial board member of Licensing Review; regular contributor to the Local Government Lawyer; member of the Independent Complaints Panel of the Portman Group; fellow of the Institute of Licensing; advisory group member of The Bingo Project

Education

University of London (LLB; LLM); University of Cambridge (MPhil; PhD).


Regional Bar : Western Circuit

Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing

Within: Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing – Leading juniors

Prof. Roy Light - St John's ChambersA licensing law specialist.

Within: Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing

The regulatory team at St John's Chambers is active in cases involving breaches of health and safety law, licensing disputes and fatal accidents. Licensing expert Prof. Roy Light represents a broad spectrum of clients, from international corporations and arts/entertainment venues to restaurants and taxi operators. Simon Morgan is noted for his experience in health and safety cases.

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