Suzanne Davies

sdSuzanne Davies is co-founder with David Clifton of Clifton Davies Consultancy Limited, utilising their extensive past experience as partners at London law firm Joelson Wilson LLP to provide to clients of Clifton Davies a broad base of consulting, gambling law, licensing & regulatory advice at competitive and flexible rates.

Whilst practising exclusively in the Licensing and Gambling sectors throughout her professional career, Suzanne has looked after:

  • nationally (and internationally) known casino and bingo businesses
  • boutique and branded hotels
  • the UK’s leading cinema company
  • major brewery and pub-operating companies with outlets throughout the UK
  • national nightclub operators
  • restaurant chains and individual restaurateurs
  • celebrity chefs and catering companies
  • table-dancing venues
  • betting, AGC and lottery operators.

She has also been responsible for the licensing of such iconic London venues as:

  • the Millennium Dome (now the O2 Arena)
  • the Orangery at Kensington Palace
  • Somerset House
  • the Lyceum Theatre.

Other specialist areas in which Suzanne has extensive experience include all forms of remote gambling licensing & regulation, both in Great Britain and overseas, lottery and prize competition regulation, including advising advertising & marketing companies on product promotions.

With David, Suzanne has been a contributing editor to three of the main sources of reference on licensing and gambling law and is a regular contributor to industry journals and magazine, including a regular legal page in Pub & Bar Magazine. She is a member of the International Association of Gaming Advisors.

Please note that Clifton Davies Consultancy Limited is not a law firm and is not regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and, in providing her services via Clifton Davies Consultancy Limited, Suzanne is not practising as a solicitor regulated by the SRA.