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

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
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
Real estate investment and development for an international hotel company
Represented an international hotel company in Houston, Texas in acquisition of adjacent parcel of land for expansion of existing hotel, significant more
Real estate investment and development for an international hotel company
Represented an international hotel company in negotiation of long term ground lease for new-build hotel to be connected to major regional retail more