Hotels & Resorts

Hotels and resorts are seeing occupancy demand increases as well as increases in merger and acquisition activity. Competing on service, catering to Millenials, honing technology and investing more in social media are musts to attract and keep customers. We counsel owners, developers, operators and managers of hotel and other hospitality properties worldwide in all aspects of financing, constructing, developing, acquiring, disposing and repositioning properties ranging from limited service hotels to full service casino resorts.

Our full service representation includes:

  • Developing and negotiating licensing, technical service and management agreements with major brands and franchises
  • Gaming law and licensing
  • Intellectual property protection
  • Land use and zoning work
  • Negotiating loan documents
  • Satisfying lender requirements and structuring and negotiating joint ventures with equity partners
  • Traditional real estate legal services

Our firm's breadth and depth of expertise in Banking and Lending, Corporate and Securities, Environmental and Natural Resources, Labor and Employment, Land Use and Zoning, Mergers and Acquisitions, Real Estate and Tribal Affairs, and Gaming law provides seamless coverage for client needs.

Gaming

Stephen M. Hart
Stephen M. Hart
Partner
Phoenix
shart@​lrrc.com
602.262.5787 / vCard
Peter A. Larson
Peter A. Larson
Partner
Phoenix
plarson@​lrrc.com
602.262.5796 / vCard
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

Scott D. DeWald
Scott D. DeWald
Partner
Phoenix
sdewald@​lrrc.com
602.262.5333 / vCard
David P. Kunstle
David P. Kunstle
Partner
Colorado Springs
dkunstle@​lrrc.com
719.386.3014 / 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
John M. Rawicz
John M. Rawicz
Partner
Phoenix, Las Vegas
jrawicz@​lrrc.com
602.262.5715 / vCard

Intellectual Property

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

Josh M. Reid
Josh M. Reid
Partner
Las Vegas
JReid@​lrrc.com
702.474.2605 / vCard

Related Industries

Construction
Real Estate

Other Publications

09/01/2016, edited 10/08/2018
09/01/2016, edited 10/08/2018
A Practical Guide to Nevada Gaming Law for Institutional Investors
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie Gaming Booklet
09/01/2016
Obtaining a Restricted Gaming License in Nevada
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie Gaming Booklet
09/01/2016
09/01/2016, edited 10/08/2018
Obtaining a Non-Restricted Gaming License in Nevada
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie Gaming Booklet
09/01/2016, edited 10/22/2018
What Lenders to Gaming Companies Should Know About Nevada Gaming Law
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie Gaming Booklet
09/01/2016, edited 10/08/2018

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Blog(s)

Primary Industries

Gaming & Hospitality

Key Contacts

John M. Rawicz
John M. Rawicz
Partner
602.262.5715
Michael J. McCue
Michael J. McCue
Partner
702.949.8224