To serve the hospitality and gaming industry, law firms must have a strong multi-disciplinary team approach that focuses on the myriad of legal issues that surround this industry.

Kilpatrick Townsend’s experience in serving the hospitality and gaming industry is nationally known. We serve as counsel to some of the largest hotel, gaming and mixed-use development projects in real estate, finance, corporate, government relations and lobbying, tax, mergers & acquisitions and construction projects. We have been recognized throughout the country on our union avoidance and employment efforts with Native American tribal casinos.

Examples of our Hospitality & Gaming experience include the following:

  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Bankruptcy and financial restructuring
  • Construction
  • Employee benefits
  • Employment litigation
  • Environmental
  • Financing
  • Franchising
  • Government relations
  • Intellectual property issues
  • Land use
  • Licensing
  • Regulatory matters
  • Real estate development
  • Tax
  • Union avoidance or management
  • Vendor and supply contracts 
  • Wage and hour issues

Hospitality & Gaming

Experience Highlights

Private equity advice for an i-gaming software development and system supply company
Represented a software development and system supply company in the i-gaming industry as sellers and the target company in connection with a private more
Counsel regarding design and construction for an international construction company
Represent a Georgia-based, international design and construction engineering company in connection with the design and construction more
Construction litigation for a general contractor
Represented the general contractor in disputes surrounding the construction of a 70,000 square foot casino. During construction, our more
Trademark and unfair competition matters for WMS Gaming Inc.
Represents WMS Gaming Inc., a leader in the video gaming equipment industry, in trademark litigation before federal trial and appellate courts and more