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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.

Robert T Hoban - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
PRESIDENT & FOUNDER
LICENSED IN: AZ, CO, OR, WY

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
LICENSED IN: CA, CO

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

Garret O Graff - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
MANAGING ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: CO

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

Donnie Emmi - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
PARTNER
LICENSED IN: CO

Donnie has dedicated more than a decade focusing his practice on business and legal advisory services to the expansive cannabis industry.

Andrew Subin - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: WA, VT

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

Andrew Telsey - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: CO

Andrew Telsey is an AV Preeminent® (highest rating) attorney licensed to practice law in the State of Colorado since 1980.

Ashley Simpson - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: TX

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
LICENSED IN: MA

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

Brandon Dorsky - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: CA

Brandon Dorsky is an attorney with extensive experience representing a diverse portfolio of clients within the cannabis/hemp industries.

Brian Muraresku - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: DC, MD, NY

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
LICENSED IN: MD, NJ, PA

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
LICENSED IN: NJ, NY, PA

Cátia Kossovsky has more than seventeen years of corporate transactional experience. She owns Kossovsky Law PLLC, a boutique law firm.

Chris Danch - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: CA

Attorney Chris Danch 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
LICENSED IN: MA, NH

Christopher is a graduate, with distinction, from Suffolk University Law School in Boston.  He is licensed to practice law in MA and NH.

Craig Small - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
SENIOR ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: CO

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
LICENSED IN: CO

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
LICENSED IN: CO

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
LICENSED IN: FL

David Kotler, Esq., is an attorney at Hoban Law Group and a shareholder with the law firm of Cohen Kotler, P.A. in Boca Raton, Florida.

Dennis Brovarone - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
SENIOR ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: CO

Dennis is our Senior Attorney practicing law in CO for over 30 years, specializing in corporate finance, governance and securities law.

Dionne M Kellier - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: DC, FL

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

Emily Gordon - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: CO

Emily Gordon is an Attorney at Hoban Law Group with a background in regulatory compliance and corporate & business law.

Heidi Mehaffey - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: CO, FL, NC

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

Ivette Gonzalez Petkovich - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: FL

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

Jana Weltzin - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: AK, AZ

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

Kenneth Boiarsky - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
SENIOR TAX ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: CO

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
LICENSED IN: CA

Kevin Fortin is an Attorney to Hoban Law Group 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
LICENSED IN: IL

Larry Mishkin is an attorney at Hoban Law Group since 2015 and represents entrepreneurs and small to mid-size businesses in Illinois.

Lisa Sweeney - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: CA, WA

Lisa Sweeney is an Attorney to Hoban Law Group. 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
LICENSED IN: CA

Matthew is an attorney at Hoban Law Group and focuses 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
LICENSED IN: KY

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
LICENSED IN: FL, MI

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
LICENSED IN: NY

Noah Potter has been practicing law in New York City since 2000 and litigates and analyzes legal rights in commercial and civil matters.

Patricia Hoban - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: PA

Pat Hoban 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
LICENSED IN: CA

Patrick is a Senior Attorney and has been very present in the frontlines of industrial hemp and general cannabis reform for two decades.

Peter K. Andreone - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: KS, MD, MO

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
LICENSED IN: NC

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.

Ryan Malkin - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: FL

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
LICENSED IN: CA, VA

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

Samuel Scheurich - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
SENIOR ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: CO

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

Sarah Gersen - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: MA, DC

Sarah is a transactional attorney for HLG, with focus on intellectual property and on serving cannabis start-up and technology companies.

Stefan Borst-Censullo - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: CA

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
LICENSED IN: NJ, PA

Steve Schain is a Senior Attorney and represents entities, governments and individuals in various stages of the cannabis industry.

Tae Darnell - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: CO

Tae is an attorney at Hoban Law Group and was one of the nation’s, first full-time cannabis lawyers and practices in the state of CO.

Timothy Fair - Hoban Law Group Marijuana Hemp and Cannabis Law
ATTORNEY
LICENSED IN: VT

Timothy Fair is an attorney at Hoban Law Group and has been fortunate to be part of the statewide movement to legalize cannabis in Vermont.

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