The land-based and remote gambling industry has to navigate complex regulation and legislation, which are constantly evolving. In order to overcome the legal issues which can arise in a challenging environment, it is important that your legal advisors are up to date and equipped to deal with pressing matters that impact your operations.

Keystone’s full-service Gambling, Gaming & Betting team frequently advise on betting, gaming and lotteries regulations, licences and permissions, planning issues, commercial agreements, private equity investment and corporate transactions, employment law, and dispute resolution.

Who do we advise?

Our specialist team of gambling lawyers act for a broad range of clients, nationally and internationally, from the largest and most successful gambling companies in the world to innovative start-ups looking to disrupt the industry. Our clients include online and land-based betting and gaming operators, gambling software developers, lotteries and prize competition draw operators. We have expertise in advising cutting-edge gambling operators about skill gaming, cryptocurrency gambling, and the use of digital assets. We also deal with corporate transactions involving gambling operators, advising on corporate due diligence and change of corporate control applications.

Why choose our gambling, gaming & betting team?

Our top-ranked team of gambling, gaming and betting lawyers have years of experience in dealing with the complex legal and regulatory requirements of the gambling industry. The Keystone team work closely with experts in other areas of law to provide a full service to clients, such as liquor and entertainment licensing, property, planning, regulatory law, litigation, and commercial contracts.

We also have a dedicated fraud and business crime team should you face investigation as part of your review or business.

Leading legal directories The Legal 500 and Chambers UK Guide describe our gambling team as “very responsive, with excellent communication, and very commercially minded”. The team are always “eager to investigate the smallest of details, demonstrating considerable intellectual curiosity and professional rigour”.

For further information or to discuss a matter relating to gambling, betting, or gaming, please telephone 020 3319 3700 or click here to email us.

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