Scientific Games Corporation announced that James Sottile will join the company as executive vice president and chief legal officer. Sottile will oversee Scientific Games’ global legal organization, reporting to CEO Barry Cottle.
Sottile joins Scientific Games from Jones Day, where he was a partner in its New York office. He has extensive experience successfully litigating complex commercial matters, negotiating positive solutions with regulators and developing legal strategies to solve critical business issues. Sottile has been named a notable practitioner by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Business Lawyers since 2005 and has been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America since 2011.