Butler Snow announced today that Sean McGuinness joined the firm as a partner in Colorado. McGuinness will be a part of the firm’s gaming industry team and business services practice group. He regularly practices before the Colorado Division of Gaming and the Colorado Limited Gaming Control Commission.
McGuinness has experience with complex mergers and acquisitions and regulatory mandates for casinos and gaming manufacturing companies. His previous practice involvement included commercial gaming and casinos, gaming and hospitality, hotels and resorts and real estate.
“We are happy to welcome Sean to Butler Snow,” said Donald Clark, Jr., chairman of Butler Snow. “His experience with the hospitality, casino and gaming manufacturing industries is an exciting addition to our team and will only help to strengthen our ability to serve clients within those industries.”
McGuiness joins Butler Snow from Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie. He is admitted to practice in Colorado, Iowa, Mississippi and Nevada. He received his bachelor’s degree, master’s degree and law degree from Drake University.
He is a member of the International Masters of Gaming Law, the International Association of Gaming Advisors, the Colorado Bar Association (gaming entertainment and sports section), the Mississippi Bar (gaming law section) and the State Bar of Nevada (gaming law section). He previously served as the chair for the American Bar Association gaming law committee, business law section.