Alex A. Igelman, LL.B
Is a gaming lawyer and consultant with over twenty-five years of experience in the gaming sector.
In 1992, Alex was one of the pioneers in the enforcement of gambling debts in Canada starting shortly after the landmark case of Boardwalk Regency Corp. v. Maalouf. (1992),6 O.R. (3d) 737 (Ont. C.A.).
Igelman acted on behalf of many Nevada land based casinos including, MGM, Mirage Resorts, Wynn Resorts, Caesars, Ballys, and Hilton Hotels in regards to their enforcement of gambling debts in Canada and their asset recovery efforts in many other global locales.
In the mid-nineties, he began focusing on the burgeoning online gaming sector and in doing so became one of the first lawyers in the industry. Because of Igelman’s legal experience in gaming, he’s been called upon by industry leaders to assist with online gaming strategies.
Alex has also been intimately involved with the business of eSports for the past few years and has assisted numerous businesses looking to get involved in the eSports arena.
In 2007, Alex Igelman founded Gaming Research Partners, a full service gaming and eSports consultancy that specializes in gaming research and business development.
Igelman is based in Toronto, Canada and is a member, in good standing, of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the International Masters of Gaming Law and is on the editorial board of the Gaming Law Review and Economics.
Alex Igelman is also the founder of Biblical Antiquities Reproduction Group Inc., which was created in 2011 because of his passion for the Bible, History and the Holy Land. The company is based out of Toronto, Canada.