Karl Rutledge

Karl Rutledge

Partner & Chair, Commercial Gaming, Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie has a very robust gaming and eSports practice led by Karl Rutledge, Chair of the Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie Gaming Industry Group, who provides counsel to clients and the business community about the nuances of gaming, particularly, eSports, fantasy sports, sports betting and promotional marketing. Karl is knowledgeable of the gaming regulatory framework and is an expert on  skill gaming, e.g., fantasy sports, eSports, and casual skill games. He is the Chair of the Gaming Law Committee of the American Bar Association Business Law Section and is currently a member of the Executive Committee of the Gaming Law Section of the Nevada State Bar. Karl is also an adjunct professor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration, where he teaches a class titled “Gaming Industry Regulation.” Karl has been listed in Best Lawyers in America® in the category of Gaming Law since 2012, was featured in the April 2014 edition of Global Gaming Business Magazine as an emerging leader in the gaming industry and was named to Vegas Inc.'s "40 Under 40" for the Las Vegas Valley in 2019.




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