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Hilary Stewart-Jones

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Ranked in : Gaming
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Hilary Stewart-Jones has a wealth of experience advising on cross-border transactional and regulatory matters. She has a particular specialism in the gambling sector, with her clients including online operators as well as software and payment providers.
"She is just fantastic - you couldn't wish for better commercial and practical advice." "I think very highly of the advice given by her, it is excellent. I appreciate her understanding of everything regulatory."
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She advises many of the world’s largest land-based and online gambling businesses (B2C and B2B), as well as many start-ups, investors and leading law firms. Bahar has extensive gambling legal, regulatory and licensing experience advising on legal classification, non-remote and remote operating licence applications, premises licensing, personal applications, change of corporate control applications, transaction due diligence, corporate investments and transactions, complex group restructuring and the rationalisation of group licences. She also has extensive compliance and enforcement experience advising on general compliance and reporting requirements, compliance assessments, regulatory investigations, corporate evaluations, operating and personal licence reviews, and developing associated remedial compliance programmes and action plans.

Hilary is recognised by Chambers UK as “refreshingly straightforward, pragmatic and extremely knowledgeable in her field.”

Career

St Cyres, Queen Mary College (LLB) Kings, UCL, LSE and Queen Mary College (LLM).

Hilary joined Harris Hagan in May 2018 from DLA Piper where she was co-head of the gambling practice and partner from September 2011 to 2013 when she became a consultant. Hilary has worked both in-house and in private practice for the gambling and leisure industry since 1995, returning to private practice in 2000 as a Partner at Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP.

Professional Memberships

International Masters of Gaming Law

Publications

Contributing editor to the ICLG to Gambling since 2014, and contributor to Smith and Monkcom: The Law of Gambling (Fourth Edition)

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Leisure interests include reading, and going to the theatre and ballet.

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