Gambling law in Gibraltar
‘A strong team with deep industry experience and close connections to the government and regulator’ makes Hassans a firm ‘that has helped shape the gaming landscape in Gibraltar’. The practice works across the full range of gaming matters and is known for its ‘attention to detail, availability and problem-solving ability’. Led by the ‘superb’ Peter Montegriffo QC, whose expertise includes the financial services sector, private clients and trust-related matters, the team is ‘very personable and easy to work with’.
ISOLAS LLP's team is experienced in the full range of gaming matters, specialising in licence applications. Practice head Peter Isola is particularly active in providing Brexit-related advice in the gaming sector. The firm acted for the BetVictor and Newcote Group on a worldwide online gambling and betting operation, and represented Casino (Gibraltar) in its asset purchase of gaming machines and a casino formerly operated by PAF Sunborn Gibraltar.
Ramparts acts for e-gaming clients on a wide variety of issues, with a particular expertise in multinational licensing compliance, regulatory advice and cross-border taxation. Peter Howitt is the stand-out name at the firm. As well as having an active practice, he is also the CEO of the Gibraltar Betting and Gaming Association, where he advises the industry on a range of matters including regulatory matters, political and public relations.