Looking for a California cannabis business attorney or marijuana criminal defense lawyer? Cal NORML legal committee members are listed in this directory. Click on the listing name for further information about each legal firm.
State federal criminal defense, civil litigation, civil rights, licensing state compliance, corporate compliance, admin hearings and licensing violations, avail to lobby for cannabis and drug decriminalization
Attorney and co-founder of Clark Howell LLP, a women-steered law firm focused on cannabis, hemp and psychedelics. She is actively engaged in the conversation and helping to shape policy that emphasizes open source, ethical business models that reimagine a new role for capitalism in commercialization.
Specializing in all cannabis-related legal defense (both criminal and administrative); permit applications from both local municipalities and the State, including SOP’s; entity formation and corporate governance matters; transactions and contracts between or on behalf of cannabis businesses; and regulatory compliance issues, such as packaging content and procedural manuals
Practice areas include Federal crime, Criminal defense, DUI and DWI
I am a California criminal defense lawyer working mostly with cannabis licensing and abatement cases in the Emerald Triangle.
Cannabis business licensing and compliance law, policy and regulatory advocacy, real estate, partnerships, business operations. Knowledge and experience in the multitude of issues impacting cannabis businesses including zoning and land use, CEQA and other environmental requirements, employer responsibilities, and detailed permitting and licensing issues.
Matthew Shapiro is a California attorney specializing in Cannabis law. Given the dynamic nature of his practice, Mr. Shapiro is experienced in many areas of the law including, but not limited to criminal defense, corporate formation, contracts, land use, and regulatory compliance.
Michael E. Cindrich is one of San Diego’s top recreational and medical marijuana attorneys. In 2009 he was nominated by San Diego City Council member Marti Emerald to be on San Diego’s Medical Marijuana Task Force.
Specialists in employment law, municipal law, civil litigation, and criminal defense. We increasingly defend cannabis business clients facing employee labor law claims, which are becoming more common. Our attorneys will advise you on compliance best management practices and help you to respond to these claims.
Co-founder of Clark Howell LLP, California’s leading women-stewarded law firm serving the cannabis and hemp industries and leaning into discussions around the culture and ethics of psychedelics legalization and commercialization. Nicole Howell practices law, inquiry, meditation, journeying, and being here now.
Business Expertise in: Compliance with cannabis-related state law and regulations, and local ordinances. Preparing cannabis-related applications for filing with state and local regulators. Business transactions, licensing and permitting. Structuring and creating business entities. Lobbying with political officials and administrative personnel.
We assist cannabis business across California, including cultivators, manufacturers, distributors, and retailers. We are located in Oakland, but work with clients as far north as Humboldt, in the Central Valley to the east, and Santa Barbara and Los Angeles in Southern California.
Tectonic’s attorneys act as counselors, negotiators, and litigators in trademark, copyright, privacy, and related business disputes. We will take your fight to court, but we also know our way around intellectual property and business agreements that tend to resolve disputes, as well as dispute resolution tactics.
Cannabis regulatory advice and litigation, including representation of cannabis businesses in administrative appeals and state and local enforcement proceedings, and civil litigation involving intellectual property, free speech, and business disputes. Statewide practice with offices in Los Angeles and Orange County.
After being charged with a crime, all that matters is hiring an experienced criminal lawyer to protect your freedom. Attorney Vikas Bajaj is widely considered to be one of the best criminal defense attorneys in San Diego and is regularly featured in local and national news.