Taft Chicago partner and Gaming Industry co-chair Kimberly Copp is listed in Who’s Who Legal: Sports & Gaming 2022. The guide recognizes the leading gaming lawyers from around the world, and nominees are selected through independent research with clients and peers.
Copp co-chairs Taft’s Gaming Industry group. She represents cities, states, and regulatory bodies on gaming matters, legislation, and related regulations between state/local governments and casino developers. Copp has extensive experience drafting legislation and related regulations, negotiating host community agreements between local governmental units and casino developers, conducting competitive selection processes for casino opportunities, and negotiating and providing counsel on casino development projects.