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Our Gambling team has had a good deal of involvement with the world of poker over the last few years including:

  • advising on and organising the regulatory requirements for private poker tournaments including the London Open pro celeb event, the Victor Poker Cup, Paddy Power Strip Poker, and others sponsored by well- known online operators such as Betfair and Full Tilt
  • licensing of many clubs that offer poker 
  • general legal requirements for internet poker sites and networks
  • other poker-related entertainment such as Pokerzone TV
  • seminars and training on the ways in which poker games can be organised in both licensed and unlicensed premises.

For more information please contact:

Jon Wallsgrove, partner in Southampton on 023 8085 7224 or email:

or Sarah Rees, partner in London on 020 7814 6926 or email: