Sports Betting & Gaming

The legalization of sports betting in Arizona has opened a world of possibilities for sports enthusiasts and entrepreneurs alike. At Gallagher & Kennedy, we understand the unique challenges and opportunities facing the industry and provide comprehensive support and expert legal guidance to businesses and individuals in this thriving sector.

Our team is well-versed in the regulatory framework governing sports betting, including:

  • The Arizona Department of Gaming rules and regulations
  • Licensing and compliance requirements
  • Business entity formation and registration
  • Tax implications for operators and bettors

In addition to navigating the complicated regulatory and permitting process, we assist with legal matters related to complex business and corporate transactions, intellectual property protection, financing, real estate, employment and labor, tax, and resolving disputes between patrons and affiliated businesses. 

For entrepreneurs looking to venture into the sports betting or gaming market in Arizona, our experienced business and sports law attorneys can guide you through the entire process, from business formation and licensing to developing marketing strategies that comply with the legal framework.

Arizona’s vibrant gaming industry includes tribal casinos and gaming establishments. We provide comprehensive legal support in:

  • Tribal gaming compact negotiations
  • Compliance with tribal gaming regulations
  • Licensing for gaming establishments
  • Drafting and negotiating gaming-related contracts