Frontera Law Group has managed more than $30 million dollars of cannabis business mergers and acquisitions, and have helped their clients secure numerous local cannabis business licenses.
As official law firm of the conference, Frontera Law Group will host a legal panel on August 7, from 11 a.m. – noon. The presentation will focus on California Laws and Regulation, and will be led by Frontera Law Group’s Managing Partner, Luke K. Stanton.
“California’s cannabis industry is the nation’s largest, with sales that could expand to $15 billion annually by 2020,” Stanton said.“As the state that leads the nation in medical cannabis sales and overall cultivation, we have a responsibility to educate and build a socially responsible and legally compliant industry.”For more than a decade, Stanton has specialized as an attorney for the American cannabis industry in both medical and recreational markets. In 2015, he founded Frontera Law Group in Los Angeles which has expanded rapidly into multiple entities, all of which service a wide spectrum of cannabis interests.
Other legal panel participants include Jeff Welsh, Partner at Frontera Law Group, Andrew Hay, who manages Frontera Accounting, Lezli Engleking of the Foundation of Cannabis Unified Standards (FOCUS), and moderator Pam Epstein.
Welsh has a background in the entertainment industry, and also heads up Frontera Entertainment, a division of Frontera, which specializes in legitimizing the perception of the cannabis industry through media. Prior to joining Frontera, Welsh worked in Business and Legal Affairs at the largest talent agency in the world, William Morris Endeavor, now WME | IMG.“The team at Frontera Law Group is uniquely equipped with the business acumen and legal expertise to assist entrepreneurs and existing business owners in navigating the complex legal and regulatory cannabis landscape effectively,” Welsh said. “In such a high risk industry, having the most knowledgeable and experienced team around can define your level of success.”
The Southern California Cannabis Conference & Expo is open to the public. Frontera Law Group’s legal panel will offer Californians the opportunity to learn more about the evolving industry, and the laws affecting them.
Tickets and more information are available at socalccexpo.com.