Stephen Monkcom is a specialist in gaming and licensing work and has practiced almost exclusively in these areas since 1996. He is recognised as a leader in these fields in the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners. He is also ranked in Legal Business's Legal Experts. His practice covers all the main regulatory areas of betting, gaming and lotteries (including excise duty aspects) and of alcohol and entertainment licensing and he advises and represents a number of major businesses in the gambling, telecoms, newspapers and media sectors and also the licensed trade. He also regularly advises gambling trade associations. His work covers both 'bricks and mortar' and online offering of services.
Stephen started his career at the Bar with a broad-based common law practice covering civil litigation, but with some crime and family work.