Helping you navigate the gambling landscape

The gambling sector is in flux - technology continues to transform the way the industry operates, and gambling regulation is constantly evolving across international markets. 

The gambling sector is complex, and the ever-changing and inconsistent international regulatory environment can be tough to navigate. We’re here to help you overcome the challenges - and to grasp the opportunities - which these changes present.

We know it’s important to you to work with true sector specialists. We are ranked in the top tier for gambling in Legal 500, we won ‘Best Regulatory Law Firm of the Year' title at the 2021 VIXIO GamblingCompliance Global Regulatory Awards, and we have IMGL members in more countries than any other law firm; you can trust that you are working with some of the best gambling lawyers in the industry. 

Our renowned lawyers are passionate and knowledgeable about the sector, and work with some of the biggest, best known and most innovative gambling businesses in the world.

We’re here to help you with more than just gambling regulation. Clients rely on our sector specialists to advise in areas such as big-ticket commercial contracts, data protection, marketing and consumer law, intellectual property, corporate transactions, dispute resolution, competition law and tax. We advise on virtually every area of legal expertise required by gambling sector businesses.

Our deep sector experience means we understand your business needs, whether you're entering new markets, doing something innovative, contemplating a transformative deal or involved in an investigation or dispute. We provide client-focused, practical, commercial advice and solutions to help you achieve your goals.

Get in touch with one of the team below.

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Key takeaways from our Global Gambling Webinar

May 23 2024

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The million pound question: how to draft T&Cs to protect against payouts when things go wrong

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"They are the best rounded practice in terms of commercial and regulatory expertise. They stand head and shoulders above the other firms"

Chambers UK 2015

Andrew Danson is commended by his peers for his "client-friendly" approach. Clients say he "is very bright and very precise, and knows what he is doing".

Chambers UK 2015

Clients enjoy working with Andrew Danson thanks to his "incredibly thorough understanding of the Gambling Act as well as our business." He is an expert in online gaming matters.

Chambers UK 2016

"Excellent profile in digital media and technology, supported by well-established expertise in all aspects of IP and internet law"

Chambers UK, 2017

"Knowledgeable and thoroughly pragmatic… a key name in the gaming sector"

Legal 500 UK, 2016

“Commercially minded, clever and creative”

Who's Who Legal, 2015

"Bird & Bird is the leading international law firm in the market… the strength of the firm lies in its strong network of offices"

Who's Who Legal, 2015

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Bird & Bird obtains a top position in Denmark by deal count

Jan 16 2023

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Bird & Bird supports Allwyn in its successful application to operate the UK National Lottery

Sep 21 2022

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Bird & Bird partner Andy Danson joins All-in Diversity Project Advisory Board

May 02 2019

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Bird & Bird supports All-in Diversity Project's inaugural report which benchmarks diversity, equality and inclusion in the gambling sector

Nov 22 2018

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