Josh Kappel is a partner at Vicente Sederberg specializing in risk assessment for multinational corporations and financial transactions in the highly regulated cannabis industry. He is a founding board member of the National Cannabis Bar Association and a founding member of the Council on Responsible Cannabis Regulation.
Barton is principal attorney and founder of Cannabis Legal Group, a Michigan based firm specializing in marijuana-related legal issues, including criminal defense, business law, licensing, land use, compliance, and intellectual property. He is also a council member of the Marijuana Law Section of the Michigan Bar Association.
Colorado Licensing Supervisor
As a former licensing supervisor for the Denver Department of Excise and Licenses, Jenny's expertise and knowledge of local and state licensing procedures make her uniquely qualified to assist with new licensing applications, renewals, ownership changes, corporate structure changes, and other marijuana-related licensing needs.
Prior to joining VS, Phil served as Chief Operating Officer of a Massachusetts medical marijuana dispensary, gaining invaluable insight into the industry and related legal issues. He has practiced commercial law in Boston for over 25 years, with a focus on business bankruptcy, reorganizations, and personal insolvency matters.
Sahar specializes in cannabis banking and regulation, and she is a member of the National Cannabis Industry Association Banking Access Committee. As Chief Advisor on Banking Policy to the California Growers Association, she works on strategy and legislation to help cannabis businesses obtain accounts at depository institutions.