SERVICES

WHEN YOU TURN TO OUR
MARIJUANA BUSINESS LAWYERS,
CONFIDENCE IS SURE TO GROW.

Cannalex marijuana business lawyers’ services are focused on the legal needs of a business enterprise operating in a rapidly developing, highly regulated landscape. While we can provide some criminal defense services, or refer clients to criminal defense colleagues, our primary focus is to combine business law principals with the developing marijuana law.  We focus on compliance and confidence for businesses taking the next step.

Our services include the following:

  • Comprehensive overview of federal, state and local marijuana laws, and development of legal compliance strategy based on your circumstances.
  • Real estate ownership and development, purchase and sales, leases, financing, zoning, taxation, and other similar matters affecting the places where business is conducted.
  • Business entity formation.  The creation of corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, joint ventures and other forms of business conduct.
  • Legal advice regarding product labeling, testing, safety, warranties and product liability exposure.
  • State and local license requirements and applications for various marijuana-related activities, which might include cultivation, processing, testing, delivery, and retail sales.
  • Equipment acquisition: lease, purchase, financing.
  • Banking and financing activities for a marijuana business, these issues can be very challenging.
  • Sales and purchase contracts and other customer/vendor documentation.
  • Employees: hiring, pay practices, employee relations, retention and compensation.
  • Federal income taxation as applied to marijuana businesses.
  • Legal advice regarding branding and possible protection of business related intellectual property (Patents, trademarks, trade names, etc.).
  • Litigation and other dispute resolution options.
  • In appropriate cases, criminal defense of marijuana-related charges.