Cannabis Industry Consulting

“We strive to be as innovative as our clients and the evolving cannabis industry,”

Robert F. Lewis, Co-Founding Partner

The cannabis industry is expected to continue its vast expansion and integration into mainstream production and sales.  Our attorneys have gained vast practical experience with the laws governing regulated products and are focused on following the evolution of cannabis regulation.  We currently work with all tiers of the cannabis industry to promote the development of sustainable business practices and advancement of legislative efforts.

Practice Highlights

  • Government relations including state and local lobbying
  • Regulatory compliance and review of operational requirements
  • Legislation monitoring
  • Licensing and permitting
  • Administrative and criminal defense
  • Real property acquisition consulting and review of local land use regulations
  • Review and analysis of marketing and advertising programs

Notable Experience

Our founding partners have been actively engaged in the evolution of cannabis legislation and analysis of post-prohibition market development.  Relying on practical experience with law enforcement, government agencies and legislative lobbying efforts for other regulated products, Spiritus Law provides in-depth representation that provides clients with a comprehensive review of legal issues and innovative business solutions.  Our experience includes:

  • Legislative consulting
  • Defense of criminal charges and civil forfeiture proceedings
  • Assist clients with review of current regulations and analysis of business opportunities
  • Review of business plans and development of implementation guides

Industry Trends

  • Social media and cannabis marketing: more compliance issues for new businesses
  • Legitimizing the industry: more lounges and public consumption outlets bring consumers together
  • Delays in enabling legislation frustrates growers and consumers throughout the U.S.
  • Growers are investing in branding efforts and navigating regulatory hurdles
  • Cannabis TV:  new television and online media shows promote industry innovation and integration with traditional cooking and reality shows
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