Practice Areas

GENERAL COUNSEL

Experienced and laser-focused on the most timely issues of the day, we empower our cannabis industry clients to start, fund, finance, and grow successful and fully compliant businesses.
We work with clients that share our vision for a cannabis industry that ensures an even playing field for businesses of all sizes and individuals from all backgrounds -- one that promotes and fosters a positive impact on the communities it serves and the natural environment we all share.

CORPORATE & TRANSACTIONAL

Experts in Corporate, Leaders in Cannabis. We help our clients maneuver successfully through all phases of the corporate life cycle, from idea to exit. The firm provides comprehensive business and corporate counseling to new and existing cannabis businesses across a range of matters, including start up, entity formation, ongoing corporate governance, business transactions, financing, mergers, and acquisitions.

LICENSING & REGULATORY

Yes, stinking badges! Actively engaged on behalf of the industry in the regulatory implementation of the Medicinal and Adult Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act ("MAUCRSA"), we get you through the process of identifying and applying for commercial cannabis permits at the local and state level. We’ve been here from the start and can help maneuver through the minutia so you can get to work.

MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS

Cannabis deals are different. We are corporate experts who truly understand the nuances and regulatory analysis needed to transform an exciting opportunity into a successful transaction. We have the experience and insight to help close your deal.

SUPPLY CHAIN

We have seen it all. As experts working with cultivators, manufacturers, distributors, testing labs, and retailers, we negotiate, draft, and execute contracts that fuel business growth while strictly complying with local and state regulations. Our experience gives our clients a leg up.

INDUSTRIAL HEMP/CBD

The Hemp Revolution is afoot and we are blazing the legal trails. At the very beginning of a national seachange, we relish advising clients during this dynamic time. We are your Hempspert (™)