Licensing Solicitors

Our team of specialist commercial Solicitors are experienced in providing bespoke advice to clients on all aspects of licensing, including the sale or acquisition of property which is subject to a licence.

We can provide advice and assistance in relation to a wide variety of matters in relation to both Personal Licences and Premises Licences, including (but not limited to):

  • Applications for new Premises Licences and ancillary licences.
  • Transfers of Premises Licences;
  • Renewal of Premises Licences.
  • Premises Licence variations.
  • Disputes relating to Premises Licences – at application stage (including dealing with Premises Licence Appeal hearings) or thereafter.

Our team of expert licensing solicitors at Paul Robinson Solicitors has a wealth of knowledge and experience in licensing law, covering all aspects of licensing applications, renewals, and compliance. Whether you are an individual, business owner or local authority, we provide a comprehensive range of services to help you navigate the complex legal landscape of licensing.

Our licensing solicitors can help you with licensing applications and renewals, regulatory compliance, and defending against licensing offences. We also have expertise in a range of sectors, including alcohol, entertainment, gambling, and transportation.

Licensing law is a complex area of law that covers a wide range of licenses required for different industries. Our solicitors can help you understand the relevant licensing regulations and requirements and ensure you are compliant with the law.

Our licensing solicitors offer a range of services, including:

  • Licensing applications and renewals
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Licensing disputes
  • Appeals against licensing decisions
  • Representation at licensing hearings and court proceedings

Our licensing solicitors work closely with our clients to understand their unique requirements and objectives. We will guide you through the entire process, from advising on the necessary licenses to preparing and submitting your application. We will also work with you to ensure ongoing compliance with licensing regulations.

Our team has a proven track record of delivering successful licensing applications and renewals for our clients. We work tirelessly to achieve the best possible outcome for our clients and to ensure they are fully compliant with all relevant licensing regulations.

If you require legal advice and assistance with licensing law, please do not hesitate to contact us. Our team of licensing solicitors are here to help and can provide expert legal advice and support to ensure you are fully compliant with licensing regulations.

What is licensing law?
Licensing law covers the rules and regulations governing the granting and operation of licenses required for different industries, such as alcohol, entertainment, and transportation.

How long does the licensing process take?
The length of the licensing process varies depending on the type of license and the specific circumstances of the application. Our licensing solicitors can advise on the estimated timeframes for your application.

Why should I use a licensing solicitor?
Using a licensing solicitor can help ensure your licensing application is successful and that you are compliant with all relevant regulations. Our team has a wealth of knowledge and experience in licensing law and can guide you through the entire process, from initial application to ongoing compliance.

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What is a Licensing Solicitor?

A Licensing Solicitor is a legal professional who specialises in providing legal advice and representation in matters related to licences and permits. They may work for an individual, a business, a local authority, or a law firm.

What kind of services do Licensing Solicitors provide?

Licensing Solicitors provide a wide range of legal services related to licences and permits, including advising on the different types of licences and permits, drafting and reviewing agreements, and representing clients in disputes with authorities. They may also provide advice on compliance with regulations, applications, and renewals of licences and permits, and other related areas of law.

What qualifications do Licensing Solicitors have?

In order to practise as a Licensing Solicitor, an individual must be a qualified solicitor who has completed a law degree, a legal practice course, and a period of practical training. Additionally, many Licensing Solicitors choose to specialise in licensing by gaining further qualifications and experience in this area.

How do I find a good Licensing Solicitor?

A good Licensing Solicitor can be found by asking for recommendations from other professionals in the business or legal industry, or by searching online for solicitors who specialise in licensing law. It is also important to check the solicitor’s qualifications, experience, and reputation before hiring them.

Can a Licensing Solicitor help me with a dispute with a local authority over a licence?

Yes, a Licensing Solicitor can help you with a dispute with a local authority over a licence by providing legal advice and representation. They can help you understand your rights and options, and can negotiate with the authority on your behalf. Additionally, Licensing Solicitors are well-versed with the laws and regulations related to licences and permits, so they can help you navigate the legal process and increase your chances of a favourable outcome.

How much does it cost to hire a Licensing Solicitor?

The cost of hiring a Licensing Solicitor can vary depending on the nature of the case and the solicitor’s experience and qualifications. Some solicitors charge an hourly rate, while others charge a fixed fee for their services. It’s always best to discuss the cost with the solicitor in advance, so you can have a clear understanding of the financial commitment involved.


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Paul Robinson Solicitors is a thriving independent law firm committed to providing exceptional service to clients nationwide, with offices situated throughout London and Essex.

Established in 1983, the firm has steadily expanded over the past 35 years, offering an extensive range of legal services to both personal and commercial clients. The team of highly experienced and skilled solicitors specialises in various fields and is dedicated to providing an outstanding level of service to achieve positive outcomes for their clients. The firm’s cutting-edge technology and efficient systems, together with its support and managerial staff, ensure maximum efficiency, accuracy, and cost-effectiveness.


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