Attorneys - Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law

SOLUTION FOCUSED LEGAL THINKING

HLG attorneys combine deep industry experience with state, regional, and global insight.  We help businesses stay informed and legally compliant as the cannabis industry evolves. The depth and breadth of our experience provide our clients with a competitive advantage when it comes to reaching their goals wherever they are located. Our attorneys are actively engaged in legal and professional organizations around the world, and work tirelessly to strengthen our global network and knowledge base. We are regularly featured speakers at all major cannabis industry conferences in the U.S. and abroad.

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Robert T Hoban - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
PRESIDENT & FOUNDER

Bob Hoban is the President and Founder of Hoban Law Group, the nation’s premier full service ‘cannabusiness’ law firm.

Brent Johnson - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
CEO

Mr. Johnson is the CEO of Hoban Law Group and has over 20 years of finance, legal and executive-level management experience.

Garret O Graff - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
MANAGING ATTORNEY

Garrett is the Managing Attorney at HLG, nationally recognized as a Cannabis Law Trailblazer by National Law Journal.

Andres E Calvo Herra - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Andres is one of Hoban Law Group’s International Counsel’s with an office in Costa Rica.

Andrew Subin - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Andrew Subin has practiced criminal defense, with an emphasis on cannabis defense, for over 25 years.

Andrew Telsey - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Andrew is an “AV” rated attorney licensed to practice law in the State of Colorado since 1980.

Ashley Simpson - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Ashley Simpson is an attorney for Hoban Law Group and has her offices in Ft. Worth, Texas specializing cannabis law industry.

Blake M Mensing - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Blake is The Mensing Group LLC’s Founder and Chief Counsel. He brings a no-nonsense approach to cannabis law in Massachusetts.

Brian Muraresku - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Brian C. Muraresku graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Brown University, with a concentration in Latin, Greek and Sanskrit.

Bridget Hill Zayat - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Bridget has a BA and Masters of Public Administration (MPA) from the University of Pennsylvania and a JD from Rutgers.

Catia L Kossovsky - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Cátia Kossovsky, Esq. has more than fifteen years of corporate transactional experience and owns Kossovsky Law PLLC.

Chris Danch - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Chris has over 37 years of legal experience with law in business, education, environmental and community service.

Christopher Ray - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Christopher Ray is Counsel to Hoban Law Group and a graduate with distinction from Suffolk University Law School.

Craig Small - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
SENIOR ATTORNEY

Craig Small is a Senior Attorney at Hoban Law Group and is a Past President of the Boulder County Bar Association.

Darren Kaplan - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY

Darren joined HLG as a student extern in 2016 on his 2nd year of law school & graduated in May 2018 from the Univ. of Denver.

David B. Bush - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
SENIOR ATTORNEY

David B. Bush is a Senior Attorney with Hoban Law Group and has been licensed to practice law since 1992 and is an AV® rated attorney.

David Kotler - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

David Kotler, Esq., is Counsel to HLG and a shareholder with the law firm of Cohen Kotler, P.A. in Boca Raton, FL.

Dennis Brovarone - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
SENIOR ATTORNEY

Dennis Brovarone is a Senior Attorney at Hoban Law Group where he continues his 30 year legal practice in Colorado.

Dionne M Kellier - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Dionne is an Attorney to Hoban Law Group and an Attorney-at-Law licensed practicing in Florida and Washington, D.C.

Douglas Shontz - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
 ATTORNEY

Douglas is an Attorney at HLG and a chemical engineer with over a decade of experience in legal and government policymaking.

Emily Gordon - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
SENIOR ATTORNEY

Emily Gordon is a Senior Associate at HLG with a background in regulatory compliance and corporate & business law.

Grace Neibaron - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Grace Neibaron is an attorney at Hoban Law Group. Her practice focuses on patent and trademark law.

Heidi Mehaffey - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Heidi Mehaffey is an Attorney at HLG and has an extensive background as an environmental and land use attorney.

Henry Munoz Vallejo - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Abogado titulado, especialista en Derecho Penal. Exprofesor de la Universidad Santiago de Cali, en el área del Derecho Penal.

Ivette Gonzalez Petkovich - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Ivette is an Attorney to HLG and is a practicing and licensed member of The Florida Bar.

Jaap Kras - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
CONSULTANT

Jaap is a retired Dutch attorney and one of the world’s foremost horticultural experts and has lectured in over 20 countries.

Jana Weltzin - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Jana focuses her legal practice on marijuana business, real estate and land use, state and local regulatory licensing and compliance.

Jeff Frazier - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Jeff counsels individuals, organizations, and governments in the rapidly evolving cannabis industry.

Jose Alejandro Abusaid - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Jose Alejandro has been involved in providing legal advice to foreign investors seeking to set up cannabis projects in Colombia.

Kenneth Boiarsky - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
SENIOR TAX ATTORNEY

Ken is an AV® rated attorney specializing in Federal tax matters, with emphasis on audit, controversy, & litigation aspects.

Kevin Fortin - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Kevin is an Attorney to HLG as a Patent Attorney licensed to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Larry Mishkin - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Larry Mishkin is an attorney at Hoban Law Group and represents entrepreneurs and small to mid-size businesses.

Lisa Sweeney - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Lisa is an Attorney to HLG. Lisa is a leading attorney in the fast-evolving cannabis industry in Washington and beyond.

Matthew Auric - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Matthew’s practice is focused on finding real solutions for his clients’ business needs so that they can make more money.

Matthew Smith - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Matthew Smith is Counsel to Hoban Law Group and an Attorney-at-Law licensed to practice in the state of Kentucky.

Mindy Budzynski - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Melinda Budzynski (Mindy) is Counsel to HLG and focuses on small business, especially in the medical marijuana industry.

Noah Potter - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Noah has been practicing law in NYC since 2000 and litigates and analyzes legal rights in commercial and civil matters.

Patricia Hoban - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Pat focuses on commercial litigation and representation of business owners and mediation of business cases.

Patrick Goggin - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
SENIOR ATTORNEY

Patrick Goggin is an attorney at Hoban Law Group and advises clients on all forms of cannabis compliance.

Peter K. Andreone - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Peter Andreone has over a decade of experience practicing law in the States of Missouri, Kansas, and Maryland.

Peter Stavropoulos - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Peter is an Attorney at HLG and is trained as an economist at Boston University where he achieved his BA at the age of 20.

Richard Bardenstein - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Attorney Richard Bardenstein is Hoban Law Group’s resident attorney in Israel and leads its Israel-related practice

Ryan Malkin - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Ryan is an attorney at HLG and the principal attorney at Malkin Law. He focuses his practice on the alcohol beverage industry.

Sam Johnston - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Sam Johnston is an attorney practicing in cannabis and hemp law, IP, environmental law, and business matters.

Samuel Scheurich - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
SENIOR ATTORNEY

Samuel is born and raised in Phoenix, AZ and is now in his fifth year of practice. He focuses primarily on civil litigation.

Stefan Borst-Censullo - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Stefan Borst-Censullo is an attorney for HLG, a public policy expert, and a writer based out of Long Beach, California.

Steve Schain - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
SENIOR ATTORNEY

Steve Schain is a Senior Attorney at Hoban Law Group and admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Tae Darnell - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Tae Darnell is an attorney at Hoban Law Group and was one of the nation’s, first full-time Cannabis lawyers.

Tomasz Kurpisz - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Tomasz is a lawyer/barrister at the District Bar Council in Warsaw, Poland with more than 8 years of professional experience.

Xavier Valverde Carcache - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY

Xavier is a professional legal researcher and effectively contributes to large national and foreign companies.

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