Sue at a glance:

Sue Mawdsley is a partner in Legal Risk LLP.  She is also admitted as a solicitor in the Republic of Ireland. She is a solicitor of over 35 years’ experience and advises law firms – from multi-national to high street practices – on risk management, claims prevention and regulatory compliance.  She has particular expertise in anti-money laundering and advising firms on anti-money laundering problems and compliance strategies, as well as extensive experience of developing bespoke procedures and systems for law firms.

Sue has a diploma in Anti Money Laundering from the International Compliance Association, accredited by the Business School of the University of Manchester. She also has a Practitioner Certificate in Data Protection.

Sue is the co-author of the Money Laundering chapter of the International Bar Association book on Risk Management In Law Firms and together with Frank Maher and Francis Dingwall is co-author of The Compliance Calendar Toolkit for Law Firms.

Sue is a ranked lawyer in Chambers UK 2020 for Professional Discipline.

Sue is also a recommended lawyer in Legal 500 2020 for Professional Discipline and Professional Negligence.

Sue Mawdsley

0345 330 6791 sue.mawdsley@legalrisk.co.uk

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"excellent service with extremely fast response times; the team’s industry knowledge is extremely wide and this it applies in a practical way"

- Legal 500 2018 (Professional Negligence)

"service is excellent in terms of both response times and depth of knowledge"

- Legal 500 2018 (Professional Discipline)

"They offer a well-rounded service and they manage your expectations."

- Chambers 2019 (Professional Discipline)

"responsive, thorough and helpful"

- Chambers 2019 (Professional Discipline)

"Their knowledge and experience is remarkably good. They give incisive, relevant and reliable advice promptly."

- Chambers 2019 (Professional Negligence)

"Lawyers have in-depth knowledge of professional indemnity law and they are responsive to clients' requirements."

- Chambers UK 2017 recommendation (Professional Negligence)

"The team has deep knowledge and provides prompt, well-considered and reliable advice as well as value for money."

- Chambers UK 2017 recommendation (Professional Negligence)

"Very discreet and extremely knowledgeable, as well as being efficient, contactable and responsive. It is comforting knowing that I am going to a specialist in the field."

- Chambers UK 2017 recommendation (Professional Discipline)

"I think very highly of Legal Risk. They provide concise, definitive responses which are invaluable when we are up against it."

- Chambers UK 2017 recommendation (Professional Discipline)

"knows its subject inside out; its response times are immediate, technically correct and very commercial"

- Legal 500 2017 recommendation (Professional Negligence)

"an exceptional and affordable service"

- Legal 500 2017 recommendation (Professional Negligence)

"They're very good – very effective and very timely"

- Chambers 2018 recommendation (Professional Discipline)

"They're always very helpful and very prompt"

- Chambers 2018 recommendation (Professional Discipline)

"[Legal Risk have] knowledge, expertise and ability to establish practical solutions to complex issues"

- Chambers 2018 recommendation (Professional Negligence)

"We are so confident about their advice that it's almost like getting an insurance policy"

- Chambers 2018 client recommendation (Professional Negligence)

"It's a well-respected niche firm that is highly regarded locally and nationally as expert in its field."

- Chambers UK 2020 (Professional Discipline)

"They provide expert advice on a range of difficult issues in a very timely fashion. They cut through the enormous raft of regulations to provide clear and concise practical advice."

- Chambers UK 2020 (Professional Discipline)

"clear focus and defined expertise which the lawyers deliver to the highest level of legal service."

- Chambers UK 2020 (Professional Negligence)

"They provide a quick response, knowledgeably with very practical advice that you can follow reliably. They advise you of the risks and issues so you can make informed decisions"

- Legal 500 2020 (Professional Negligence)

"[they] really know their stuff. It is very reassuring to have them on our team"

- Legal 500 2020 (Professional Negligence)

"a specialist team of very experienced lawyers"

- Legal 500 2020 (Professional Discipline)

"The lawyers have deep knowledge and experience of all aspects of risk and regulation, especially how the processes play out"

- Legal 500 2020 (Professional Discipline)

"The team is at the forefront of knowledge in all matters connected with solicitors’ practice and regulatory and conduct matters"

- Legal 500 2020 (Professional Discipline)

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