Josh focuses his practice on the gaming and gambling sectors and represents businesses and individuals in a wide variety of regulatory and white collar litigation matters. A primary focus of his practice is assisting casino, igaming, sports betting and daily fantasy sports operators, vendors and entrepreneurs to navigate the state, federal and tribal gaming landscapes. As part of this focus, Josh helps gaming operators and vendors to navigate the complex world of payments and other ancillary services necessary to successfully operate in the gaming space. In the litigation and white collar context, Josh represents businesses and individuals in highly regulated industries, such as gaming, in internal and government investigations, and that are the subjects or targets of criminal or grand jury investigations.
Prior to joining Nelson Mullins, Josh served as lead in-house counsel and head of government affairs for a leading sports gaming company.
Following is a selected sampling of matters and is provided for informational purposes only. Past success does not indicate the likelihood of success in any future matter.
Former General Counsel to sports gaming operator; regulatory compliance and licensure, advice, opinions and payments.
Directing strategic planning for state-by-state operations, expansion and inquiries, taking into account strategic business and compliance needs of the company.
Advising, negotiating and drafting on a range of business matters including litigation, state-level policy, and partnership, marketing and market-access agreements.
Counseling on emerging developments and legislation affecting the rapidly expanding sports gambling and skill-based gaming industries.
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