Aaron Pelley is a veritable celebrity in both his achievements as a lawyer, and advocate of cannabis business for over a decade. He been on the tip of the spear his entire career. He’ll greet any challenge you present to him with open arms.
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
Specializing in cannabis law, entity formation, incorporation, business litigation, licensing, local and state regulations, corporate formation, compliance. Criminal defense of property owners and employees charged with municipal code violations. In practice since 1979.
“The Dean of Cannabis Law” who has successfully defended more marijuana cases worldwide. His services include Cannabis Business Licensing. Director of LA NORML, awarded the certificate of appreciation from the A.C.L.U., legal counsel for Prop 215, Criminal Defense Attorney of the Year.
Cannabis lawyer to help manage your business project from conception to execution. Whether a brand gaining a financial interest statement in a California cannabis license or submitting an application for a state and local cannabis business license. I focus on jurisdictions that have cannabis equity programs.
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
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.
Business legal services including contracts, transactional matters, intellectual property and more.
Attorney Jay Leiderman co-authored the first-ever book on the legal defense of medical marijuana crimes. He has been recognized and won awards for going above and beyond to represent clients accused of all sorts of crimes.
Karen is a seasoned trial attorney that is skilled at resolving the unique legal challenges of the cannabis industry. She is committed to protect your business and defend your reputation.
Offering legal advice and consultations on state and local licensing, incorporation and LLC formation, as well as help with other legal needs that pop up when operating in this highly regulated industry. With decades of combined experience, our team guides both start-ups and established businesses.
Lifetime member of NORML Legal Committee. Over twenty years experience as a prosecutor and defense attorney. Serving clients in Lake and Mendocino Counties and beyond. Office is located in beautiful downtown Ukiah California.
Our firm works side-by-side with cannabis entrepreneurs to obtain their California State and local Jurisdiction (City or County) Cannabis Business license to Legally operate in California under the Medicinal & Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation & Safety Act (MAUCRSA).
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.
Mio has an active practice that serves risk management and business development functions for clients in high-risk niche verticals. As a leading authority on CBD and Cannabis Law, Mio is regularly asked to speak on the subject at conference and seminars.
Offering Business, Litigation and Criminal Defense. Speaks Spanish and English. @the_elevated_lawyer
We offer a full menu of FLAT FEE BASED Services. Our founding principles guide us to offer services that are attainable, collaborative, inclusive and connected. We practice in small business law, namely, contract formation, client service agreements, business formation, contract and invoice review/audit, trademarks and more.
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.
Cannabis is a rapidly evolving and growing field. Let us help you with your legal cannabis needs.
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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.
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.