With deep sector expertise, Ilkim has the speciality and insights clients’ need to navigate the diverse challenges and opportunities facing the global gaming industry.
As President of MT>Play, as well as a partner and Head of McCarthy Tétrault’s Gaming, Lottery, and eSports Group, Ilkim specializes in gaming and related technology law. He has profound experience advising local and multinational clients in compliance, regulatory, risk mitigation, and transactional matters in the commercial gaming industry. His broad array of clients operate in internet gaming, casinos, bingo gaming, lotteries, eSports, and related sectors.
With two decades of experience at preeminent law firms and gaming & entertainment companies, Ilkim has intricate knowledge of gaming in local and global economies. He brings a nuanced and practical understanding of gaming globally, legislative & regulatory frameworks, the roles of operators & regulators, the impact of technology & innovation, and the intricacies of balancing the interests of diverse stakeholders consistent with public policy and social responsibility. His experience spans both the private and public sectors, and includes legal, regulatory, compliance, risk management, operations, commercial and international transactions.