Kaufman & Associates, Corporate & Securities Counsel to the State-Legal Cannabis Industry, combines extensive cannabis industry knowledge and experience with decades of corporate & securities law expertise in financing, private placements, SEC regulation, mergers & acquisitions and all types of commercial contracts, including the nuances of cannabis-related issues.
We have participated in over $100 million in cannabis financing and acquisition transactions. Our lawyers fully understand your cannabis business and how corporate and securities laws apply to it. If you are building a cannabis business, we are the invaluable resource that you need to effectively manage your growth, compliance and success.
We help you achieve your goals. We provide everything a business needs:
- Choosing an entity, optimal formation & corporate structure for cannabis companies
- Cannabis-tailored financing: venture capital, private placements, public offerings & all types of debt
- Mergers & acquisitions of all types of cannabis companies
- Partnership, stockholder and operating agreements
- Employment, non-competition, stock option, restricted stock and phantom equity agreements
- License, distribution, supply, joint venture and other commercial agreements
- IPOs & Going Public
- SEC reporting
- Cannabis Investment Funds