December 13, 2021
Weil is advising MGM Resorts International in its pending $1.075 billion sale of the operations of The Mirage Hotel & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip to Hard Rock International. The transaction is expected to close in the second half of 2022, subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals.
The Weil team advising MGM Resorts International is led by Mergers & Acquisitions partner Michael J. Aiello and includes Mergers & Acquisitions partner Sachin Kohli and Mergers & Acquisitions associates Iliana Karaoglan, Ting Liu, Enrico Bueno Da Silveira Leite and Jin Jeon (Not Yet Admitted in New York). The team also includes Real Estate Co-Head Michael Bond; Real Estate partner Nellie Camerik; Real Estate counsel Jason Comer and Jannelle Seales (elected partner effective January 1, 2022); Real Estate associate Karen Luo; Tax Head Joseph Pari; Executive Compensation & Benefits Head Paul Wessel; Executive Compensation & Benefits associates Akansha Mishra and Ace Szmolyan (Not Yet Admitted in New York); Technology & IP Transactions/Privacy partner Charan Sandhu; Technology & IP Transactions/Privacy associates Catherine Kim and Tyler Fredricks; Environmental Head Annemargaret Connolly; Environmental counsel Matthew Morton; Antitrust Head Steven Newborn; Antitrust partner Brianne Kucerik; Antitrust associate Harlan Rosenson; and Employment Litigation associate Omar Abdel-Hamid (Not Yet Admitted in New York).