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Joelson

30 PORTLAND PLACE, LONDON, W1B 1LZ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7580 5721
Fax:
Fax 020 7580 2251
DX:
83301 WEST END-2
Email:
Web:
www.joelsonlaw.com
London EC2Y, London W1B

Richard Williams

Tel:
Work (0) 20 7307 2105
Email:
Web:
richard.w@joelsonlaw.com
Joelson

Work Department

Licensing and Gaming.

Position

Richard has more than 20 years’ experience in the gambling, licensing and regulatory fields.

He advises UK and international operators on gambling, licensing, licence reviews, change of corporate control, advertising and social responsibility.  

Richard has a particular interest in cryptocurrency and Bitcoin payments for gambling transactions and in the development of blockchain generally.  He is a regular speaker at eSummits in Gibraltar, Isle of Man and in London on topics such as consumer protection, social responsibility, terms and conditions and AML. 

Career

Richard joined Joelson in 2015 and was made a Partner in April 2017 and became a Consultant to the firm in 2019.

Education

Bolton School; Newcastle University (LLB Law); College of Law (LPC)

Leisure

Skiing, fishing, walking and the outdoors.


London: Crime, fraud and licensing

Licensing

Within: Licensing

Joelson's licensing team works in the restaurant and hospitality and leisure sectors, while also carrying out licensing work for other city law firms. Niall McCann and Richard Williams, who previously led the team, left to join Keystone Law in April 2019 but have a consultancy agreement to continue to provide services to their former firm.

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