Cátia Kossovsky, Esq. owns Kossovsky Law PLLC, a boutique law firm focused on assisting cannabusiness clients with corporate, business, financing, securities laws and regulations compliance.

Cátia heads Hoban’s Corporate, Securities and Mergers and Acquisitions Practice Group.  She has more than seventeen years of corporate transactional experience. Having worked at two AM200 law firms, in New York, and in Pittsburgh, she has vast experience in the areas of general corporate law, commercial transactions, mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic alliances, private equity (including fund formation), venture capital financing, regulatory compliance, and securities filings. Additionally, Cátia also has experience with cross‐border transactions, specifically with a focus on Latin America, and has conducted corporate governance, compliance monitoring, and management of operational risk.

Cátia sits on the Board of the International Cannabis Bar Association and is the Chair of the Allegheny County Bar Association’s Medical Marijuana and Hemp Committee. She is an avid speaker and writer in cannabis law and regulation.

Cátia is fluent in Portuguese and conversational in Spanish.

  • Marijuana Business
  • Securities/Corporate Counsel
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • State/Local Regulatory Licensing and Compliance
  • International Law
  • Pennsylvania
  • New York
  • New Jersey


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