Mishcon de Reya appoints new iGaming lawyer

Posted on 16 June 2017

Mishcon de Reya appoints new iGaming lawyer

iGaming lawyer, Gemma Boore, has joined Mishcon de Reya's Betting and Gaming Group as an Associate. She was previously an Associate at Bates Wells Braithwaite, where she undertook work for clients ranging from start-ups to PLCs, specialising in companies in the iGaming sector.

Mishcon is rated tier 1 for Gaming and Betting in the Legal 500 and has been at the forefront of developments in the internet gambling arena since 2000. Its dedicated team has first-rate industry experience with specialists focused on international regulatory developments, M&A, technology, tax, insurance, sports and leisure. Existing clients include many of the largest gambling operators, governments, regulatory bodies, technology start-ups, businesses servicing the gambling sector, investors and financial institutions.

Boore will provide corporate, commercial and regulatory advice to companies operating in the sector across the full range of product offerings, including sports betting, poker, casinos and slots, eSports, social gaming, bingo, skill gaming, lotteries and prize draws.

She commented: "I am extremely pleased to have joined such a well-respected firm and look forward to working closely with both the expert lawyers at Mishcon and its high profile clients. The move will undoubtedly allow me to deepen my sector knowledge and expertise so I can better guide my clients through the changes that the industry will face over the coming years."

Commenting on Gemma's appointment, Partner and Head of the Betting & Gaming Group, Susan Breen said: "Gemma's specialist commercial and regulatory skills combined with her experience in the iGaming sector reflects our continued commitment to support our global client base in a rapidly evolving and complex regulatory environment."