Akin Gump Advises Aliante Casino Hotel and Spa in Boyd Gaming Deal

(New York) – On April 21, Boyd Gaming Corporation announced it had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire ALST Casino Holdco, LLC, the holding company of Aliante Casino Hotel and Spa, for an expected total net cash consideration of approximately $380 million. Akin Gump advised Aliante in the deal. The deal closed on September 28.

Aliante is an upscale, resort-style casino and hotel in North Las Vegas offering premium accommodations, gaming, dining, entertainment and retail.

Daniel Fisher, a partner in Akin Gump’s corporate practice, led the team advising Aliante. He was joined by counsel Eli Miller and associate Megan Spelman.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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