Zachary L. Windham

Associate Attorney

New York

z.windham@vicentesederberg.com

303-860-4501

1115 Broadway
Suite 1218
New York, NY 10010

Colorado
Florida
New Jersey
New York
Oregon
Washington

J.D., University of Miami School of Law
B.S., NYU Stern School of Business

Overview

Zachary Windham is an attorney in Vicente Sederberg’s New Jersey and New York offices. He focuses his practice on advising clients on corporate and transactional matters, regulatory compliance, and licensing.

Prior to joining VS, Zachary worked as a cannabis attorney in New Jersey, where he advised licensees, applicants, ancillary businesses and municipalities on the nuances of the cannabis industry. Additionally, he previously served as legal director of a Colorado-based marijuana operator. This experience provided him with invaluable insight into the operations of a compliant cannabis business.

Zachary has a bachelor’s degree from NYU Stern School of Business with a dual concentration in finance and marketing. He earned his J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law. In law school, he served as the vice president of the American Constitution Society and the treasurer of the Tax Law Society. Zachary also gained practical experience by working for the Bankruptcy Assistance Clinic, the Investors Rights Clinic, and the Startup Practicum, in addition to interning with the LawWithoutWalls program.

Experience

  • Advised clients in the acquisition of millions of dollars worth of licensed assets at all levels of the cannabis supply chain
  • Successfully prepared applications for licenses/permits at all levels of the supply chain in adult-use, medical, and Hemp/CBD markets
  • Proposed and successfully argued for changes to laws and regulations on behalf of clients operating in applicable jurisdictions

 

Leadership & Community Involvement

  • Colorado Bar Association Cannabis Law Section Council: Member-at-Large (2020-21); Secretary (2021-22); Chair (2022-23)
  • New Jersey Bar Association Cannabis Law Committee: Legislative Subcommittee Co-Chair (2021-2022)