Asensi Abogados is a top-tier Gaming & Gambling law firm with a proven track record of providing excellent legal services to companies within the industry.
Asensi Abogados SLP is a law firm dedicated to the provision of legal services in the gaming and gambling industry.
We provide legal advice to a significant number of the main companies in the world advising on both online and terrestrial gaming. Our clients rely on us to help obtain operating licenses permits, authorizations and concessions in the jurisdictions that we work. From the incorporation of the corporate vehicle that will be the license applicant to all aspects of compliance, legal and strategy requirements, Asensi Abogados is there at every step on the journey.
As well as commercial clients, we are also official advisors to gaming regulators. As an examples, after winning an international public tender in 2015 Asensi Abogados was appointed the official advisor of Coljuegos, the Colombian regulator, for the development of its entire regulatory regime for online gambling.
Our firm has been a leading voice in the main local trade associations J-Digital and Bet on Ceuta since their inception. Additionally, partners Santiago Asensi, Alla Serebrianskaia, Carlos Pombo and Juan Camilo Carrasco are fellow members of the International Association of Gaming Advisors (IAGA). Asensi and Serebrianskaia are also general members of the International Masters of Gaming Law (IMGL). Finally, Asensi is also one of the founders of the portal Gaminglaw.eu
Awards & Recognitions
Who’s Who Legal ranks Santiago Asensi in its highest category of Global Elite Thought Leader. It cites him as a pre-eminent gaming lawyer who stands out as “one of the best and most recognised figures in the Spanish industry”.
Who’s Who Legal 2021 mentions that partner Juan Camilo Carrasco is described by market experts as “a key player in the Colombian market for remote gambling and related issues”.
Asensi Abogados has been nominated annually as Best Service Provider in Jdigital’s eGaming Awards, winning in 2014 and 2016.
Chambers and Partners ranks in Band 1 partner “Santiago Asensi Gisbert has extensive experience advising international clients in the gaming and gambling sector. He is praised for his «amazing grasp of the Spanish gaming regulatory space» by market commentators, who also highlight him as «the most highly regarded gambling specialist in Spain.»
Alla Serebrianskaia is a multi-linqual practitioner recognised by Chambers for her considerable expertise in advising an array of international gambling operators on compliance and licensing matters.
Santiago Asensi received the IMGL President’s Award for Extraordinary Services in 2012.
Juan Camilo Carrasco is described by market experts as “a key player in the Colombian market for remote gambling and related issues”
Santiago Asensi Gisbert is a pre-eminent gaming lawyer who stands out as “one of the best and most-recognised figures in the Spanish industry”.
“The authority on gaming in Spain” Peers recognise his prominence in Spain and Latin America, where he has experience in advising regulatory bodies
Asensi is highly regarded by peers not just for his Spanish gaming work, where he helps firms gain their licences in the region, but also for his broader work around the world, including Latin America. One source commented: “He is able to make complex matters seem really quite simple”
“He knows how gaming firm work from the inside”
’An obvious go-to guy’ for gaming advice in Spain. He brings a wealth of in-house experience to the table and has built up a strong reputation over the years”
Santiago Asensi of Asensi Abogados is deeply involved in the development of internet gaming regulations in Spain and is regarded as “the definite mover and shaker” in this jurisdiction. In addition, he is recognised for his knowledge of the broader European and Latin American markets