Andrew Tait

Expert Licensing Solicitor
Andrew Tait

Andrew Tait Partner, Gibraltar

Regulatory solutions, Gaming & betting

T. +350 20068450
M. +44 (0) 7583002878

Regulatory solutions, Gaming & betting

Legal 500

Andrew joined the firm in 2017. He has over 20 years’ specialist expertise in betting & gaming, regulation & compliance, intellectual property and commercial contracts. Much of his experience, including 10 years as General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer at Mansion Group, comes from industry. He is therefore able to provide workable and pragmatic solutions to the issues that his clients face.

Andrew’s key specialisms are gambling law and regulation, compliance, governance and risk management, AML policies and procedures, IT contracts and technology licensing, entertainment and media contracts, as well as copyright licensing, sports sponsorship agreements, ecommerce and internet law.

He joined the firm in 2017.

Highlight Matters

  • Advising a major online sports betting and casino gambling operator on restructuring of their entire business to realign their operations with specific regional risk profiles, then assisting in implementation of the agreed restructure plan.
  • Advising a large investment group on designing a lottery product and associated services capable of international coverage, whilst mitigating various regulatory and tax risks.
  • Providing consulting services for a number of online and land based gambling operators on AML Risk Assessments, and general AML compliance related services across various jurisdictions.
  • Advising a number of B2B and B2C operators on their application for British remote gambling licences, including restructuring and source of funds related advice.
  • Assisting a Gibraltar based B2B and B2C remote gambling operator on the drafting of a template suite of commercial contracts and then ongoing assistance with individual negotiations
  • Advising an eSports start-up on the application of any British gambling regulations and general consumer law to their offering.
  • Creating and updating a global gambling regulatory report for a number of existing clients, detailing regulatory regimes and trends in over 70 countries.
  • Providing consulting services for a number of Malta based B2B and B2C operators on general gambling compliance assessments, producing gap analysis and remedial plans to bring their compliance regimes up to standard.
  • Assisting an individual client on recovering a large sum frozen by a major UK bank, due to AML concerns. Successful reimbursement of the full balance, plus compensation and all costs.
  • Overseeing of a skilled person report commissioned by the Gibraltar financial services regulator into potential AML failings of a Gibraltar based electronic money institution.

Legal Directories

  • The Legal 500 - named lawyer in 2018 for Gaming and Betting.


“Andrew is very knowledgeable, providing pragmatic, solution oriented  advice in an extremely responsive manner” Nektan’s Global Planning Director

Professional Associations & Memberships 

  • IMGL (International Masters of Gaming Law)
  • GBGA (Gibraltar Betting & Gaming Association)
  • ICA (International Compliance Association)

What you may now know about Andrew

Andrew is a keen swimmer, sailor and generally a big fan of all water sports.