Next Generation Partners

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Gambling law in Gibraltar


Highlighted as 'Gibraltar's leaders in gambling law', Hassans' powerhouse gaming practice advises industry-leading gaming operators on licence applications, ongoing regulatory compliance, and the corporate and commercial matters arising from such activities. Peter Montegriffo KC is 'an oracle of gambling law', while Andrew Montegriffo demonstrates 'an exceptional level of expertise' in large M&A deals, financing transactions and tax, intellectual property, licensing and regulatory matters. Senior associate Louise Federico is also well versed in licensing and regulatory matters.

Practice head(s):

Peter Montegriffo

Other key lawyers:

Andrew Montegriffo; Louise Federico


‘Gibraltar’s leaders in gambling law. They know the industry and the licensing process and have always been proactive in their advice. They would be my first stop for any queries relating to Gibraltar gambling law that we don’t have expertise to answer in-house.’

‘Andrew Montegriffo and Louise Federico form a solid base to all things gambling law related in Gibraltar.’

‘Peter Montegriffo is an oracle of gambling law.’

‘Andrew Montegriffo has been in the industry for a good number of years, so has a lot of experience when it comes to the Gibraltar jurisdiction.’

‘Peter Montegriffo is a senior industry veteran and knows it very well. ’

‘Hassans is by far the leading law firm in Gibraltar.’

‘Andrew Montegriffo is a talented gaming lawyer and corporate adviser. Louise Lugaro is an excellent corporate lawyer.’

‘I want to express my sincere appreciation for the outstanding legal support provided by Andrew Montegriffo in matters related to our gambling services. Andrew has consistently demonstrated an exceptional level of expertise and dedication to our unique needs. His responsiveness, professionalism, and ability to communicate in a clear and understandable manner have been invaluable.’

Key clients




Scientific Games

888 Holdings Plc

William Hill


High 5 Games


Games Global

Continent 8


Pragmatic Play

Flutter Entertainment

IBID Group

Anzo Group



Work highlights

  • Advised QuinnBet on obtaining a B2C remote gambling licensing in Gibraltar, including advice in connection with establishing its presence in Gibraltar and relocating certain employees.
  • Advising the Government of Gibraltar on the Gambling Act.


ISOLAS LLP's full-service gaming practice is ‘very aligned, responsive, agile and holds the necessary expertise for practising in Gibraltar’. The firm has a wealth of experience assisting with licensing, commercial activities, regulatory matters as well as in tax, employment, real estate and data protection. Peter Isola continues to advise the government of Gibraltar on its gaming legislation and regulations, most recently in respect of the Brexit Gaming Working Group. Steven Caetano is a ‘very knowledgeable‘ adviser to start-ups, remote gambling operators, content suppliers, affiliates and other B2B entities.

Practice head(s):

Peter Isola; Steven Caetano


‘The team is very aligned, responsive, agile and holds the necessary expertise for practising in Gibraltar. ’

‘Steven Caetano is very knowledgeable about gambling regulations in Gibraltar. Steven is very friendly, responsive, always addressed our inquiries, and communicated very well with the regulator. I would always recommend his services.’

‘The team at ISOLAS are really knowledgeable and helpful. They look after the client’s interest and are fully committed to assist in any matter. ’