Ms. Carleton is a results-oriented legal and business advisor with over two decades of experience guiding some of the world’s most prominent public and private companies in an extensive range of multi-jurisdictional corporate and regulatory matters.
She has represented investment and
management firms and their portfolio companies in obtaining and maintaining
regulatory approvals to hold interests in publicly traded companies, and
delivers crucial insights regarding the structures and licensure required for
transactions in highly regulated industries.
breadth and depth of her professional experience has given her an insider’s
familiarity with the issues that arise when technology and regulation
intersect. Her experience includes:
- Casino Project development, including
construction and hotel/casino operations;
- Lottery and slot route operations;
- Equipment and systems manufacturing and
- Legislation and regulation;
- Go-to-market strategies;
- Corporate compliance and governance;
- Joint venture relationships and professional
- Mergers, acquisitions and divestitures
including business integration; and
- Management of multi-jurisdictional
regulation and compliance programs.
has also been nationally recognized for her expertise in corporate finance and
Native American/Indian law, advising clients on the complexities of Indian law,
including sovereign immunity, contract enforceability and regulatory matters.
Carleton received her J.D., cum laude, from
the University of Wisconsin School of Law in 1996 and her B.A., with honors,
from Indiana University at Bloomington in 1991. She is licensed in the States
of Nevada, Illinois and Wisconsin.