Commercial Gaming & Casinos

Commercial gaming has significantly expanded over the past 25 years. In addition to that expansion, additional parties and technologies are entering the commercial gaming space.

Our attorneys help clients, including multijurisdictional companies, financial institutions, institutional investors, small companies, and individuals, with  licensing, permitting, and other regulatory approvals necessary to participate in, or be involved with, the commercial gaming industry. In addition, we offer the following services to the commercial gaming industry:

Financing

Origination and negotiation of secured and unsecured loans, public offerings and private placements of both equity and debt securities, as well as EB5 financing.

Corporate Structuring and Operations Advice

Initial corporate structuring, corporate governance, and counsel concerning gaming operations.

Construction and Development Counsel

Casino development counsel, including real estate, zoning, construction and federal and state environmental matters.

Government Relations and Compliance

Monitor and advocacy concerning legislative and regulatory changes, and counsel related to compliance with gaming regulations.

Litigation

Assisting clients in disputes that arise in the day-to-day operations of casinos and other gaming industry-related disputes.

Labor and Employment

Collective bargaining, administrative proceedings and counsel across the full range of the human resources spectrum.

Gaming

Glenn J. Light
Glenn J. Light
Partner
Las Vegas
glight@​lrrc.com
702.949.8276 / vCard
Jason Bacigalupi
Jason Bacigalupi
Associate
Las Vegas
jbacigalupi@​lrrc.com
702.474.2641 / vCard
Mary Tran
Mary Tran
Associate
Las Vegas
MTran@​lrrc.com
702.474.2666 / vCard
Karl F. Rutledge
Karl F. Rutledge
Partner, Chair - Commercial Gaming Group
Las Vegas
krutledge@​lrrc.com
702.949.8317 / vCard

Business Transactions

Kevin M. Kelly
Kevin M. Kelly
Partner
Denver
KKelly@​lrrc.com
303.628.9514 / vCard
Scott Y. MacTaggart
Scott Y. MacTaggart
Partner
Las Vegas
smactaggart@​lrrc.com
702.474.2646 / vCard
Donald G. Martin
Donald G. Martin
Partner
Las Vegas, Reno
dmartin@​lrrc.com
702.474.2610 / vCard

Intellectual Property

Oliver S. Bajracharya
Oliver S. Bajracharya
Partner
Los Angeles
obajracharya@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Michael J. McCue
Michael J. McCue
Partner
Las Vegas, Silicon Valley
mmccue@​lrrc.com
702.949.8224 / vCard

Litigation

Howard E. Cole
Howard E. Cole
Partner
Las Vegas, Irvine
hcole@​lrrc.com
702.949.8315 / vCard

Regulatory & Government

Trey Rogers
Trey Rogers
Partner
Denver
trogers@​lrrc.com
303.628.9506 / vCard

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Primary Industries

Gaming & Hospitality

Key Contacts

Glenn J. Light
Glenn J. Light
Partner
702.949.8276
Karl F. Rutledge
Karl F. Rutledge
Partner, Chair - Commercial Gaming Group
702.949.8317