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Erica L. Okerberg, Vice Chair of Greenberg Traurig's Global Gaming Practice, focuses her practice on gaming law and promotional law. She has deep experience handling complex gaming licensing, operational, and regulatory matters for U.S. and International clients. She represents land-based and online casino companies, sports wagering operators, manufacturers and distributors, as well as other companies providing services to the gaming industry. Erica also has wide-ranging experience with analyzing and structuring social games, skill-based contests, and sweepstakes. She regularly counsels clients on promotional matters, including advertising claims, charitable promotions, and cause-related marketing.


Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Gaming Law; Advertising Law, 2019-2024
    • "Lawyer of the Year," Gaming Law, Las Vegas, 2023
  • Listed, Chambers USA Guide, Gaming & Licensing, 2021-2023
    • "Up and Coming," 2022
    • "Associates to Watch," 2021
  • Recipient, Global Gaming Women, "Patricia Becker Pay It Forward Award," 2023
  • Listed, VEGAS INC, "Top Lawyers - Gaming," 2022
  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Mountain States Super Lawyers, "Rising Stars," 2021-2023
  • Listed, Who's Who Legal
    • Thought Leaders - USA - Gaming, 2023
    • Global Leaders - Gaming, 2020-2023
  • Awarded, "Rising Star," VIXIO GamblingCompliance, Global Regulatory Awards, 2020
  • Listed, American Bar Association (ABA), “On The Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers," 2020
  • Listed, Global Gaming Business Magazine, "40 Under 40," 2016
  • Co-Editor, Nevada Gaming Law Index (2nd ed. 2019)
  • Co-Editor, Nevada Gaming Lawyer
  • Editor, GLS eNewsletter
  • Member, UNLV, William S. Boyd School of Law Gaming Law Advisory Board
    • Co-Chair, Mentoring Subcommittee
  • Member, Global Gaming Women
    • Committee Member, Kick Up Your Heels
  • Member, Vegas Golden Knights Foundation Advisory Council
  • Member, UNLV Gaming Law Journal Alumni Advisory Board
  • Member, Executive Committee, Gaming Law Section – State Bar of Nevada
  • Member, State Bar of Nevada


  • J.D., magna cum laude, University of Nevada, Las Vegas William S. Boyd School of Law
    • Editor-in-Chief, UNLV Gaming Law Journal
    • Recipient, CALI Awards in Contracts, Lawyering Process II, Administrative Law, International Business Transactions, and Law & Religion
    • Recipient, Dean's Award
    • Recipient, Scribes Award, American Society of Legal Writers
    • Member, Society of Advocates Moot Court Team
  • B.A., University of Minnesota
  • Nevada
  • French, Conversational