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Winckworth Sherwood LLP

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London, Manchester, Oxford

Robert Botkai

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Winckworth Sherwood LLP

Work Department

Real estate: property and licensing.


Partner: Robert heads the property and licensing team. Robert's particular interest has always been in the retail and leisure industries and has expanded his expertise into the field of telecommunications. He was Sainsbury's Legal Community Lawyer of the Year for 2009 and was nominated for the same award in 2010.


Articled Irwin Mitchell, qualified 1989; assistant solicitor Irwin Mitchell 1989-92; assistant solicitor Mischon de Reya 1992-93; assistant solicitor Winckworth & Pemberton 1994-96; partner Winckworth Sherwood 1996-date.


Law Society of England and Wales; Business In Sport and Leisure (BISL); member Retail Motor Industry Petrol Retailers Association.


Robert fits in sport where he can, football (watching and playing), running and skiing. Robert's other interests include music (playing and listening).

London: Crime, fraud and licensing


Within: Leading individuals

Robert Botkai - Winckworth Sherwood LLP

Within: Licensing

Winckworth Sherwood LLP  is noted for its expertise in the supermarket and petrol forecourt sectors, and the firm’s work also includes pubs and restaurants, hotels and entertainment venues. Sabrina Cader advises on license applications for supermarkets, public houses and hotels across England and Wales, and also represents clients at contested hearings. Robert Botkai  heads the licensing team.

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