PHILADELPHIA, June 30, 2021 — F. Warren Jacoby, a member of the firm’s Commercial Litigation Department, has been appointed as the co-chair of the Gaming Law Committee for the Pennsylvania Bar Association. The Gaming Law Committee reviews, studies, and makes recommendations concerning legislative proposals in the area of gaming law; promotes the understanding of laws, regulations, and court decisions in the gaming area; and develops materials and educational programs of interest to the gaming practitioner to promote improvements and professionalism in the field of gaming law.
Jacoby advises clients, both owners and contractors/developers in regard to construction and development projects in the gaming industry. He represents lenders, investors, and developers of gambling operations on a wide range of business-critical issues from structuring to real estate to taxation, including tribal gaming-related considerations. Additionally, Jacoby works with trade associations, gambling commissions, gaming control boards, and other key influencer groups within the industry.
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