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Cannabis Law

Lateef Bell - Cannabis Law Hrbek Law has been at the forefront of the movement to legalize and responsibly regulate the cannabis industry since medical marijuana was first legalized in New York under the Compassionate Care Act (CCA) in 2014.

We advise on: risk management, due diligence and regulatory matters, and handle all manner of contracts and corporate legal work associated with cannabis-related businesses. A founding member of NY Cannabar, Hrbek Law has represented:

  • CBD business owners
  • Dispensary license applicants
  • Cannabis rights advocates
  • Entrepreneurs & investors involved in the legal cannabis and hemp industry.

In addition, we have provided legal consulting services to CCA-registered doctors, healthcare professionals, medical marijuana patients and those seeking CCA certification.

A career-long advocate for drug legalization, Deborah Hrbek was Secretary of the NYCLA Drug Policy Task Force and co-authored the committee's ground-breaking report in 1996.

Client Reviews
"Deborah is smart, pragmatic and forthright" Townes, Filmmaker.
"Deborah has the unique ability to present an 'ask' in a way that is undeniably clear and justified. She has fundamentally changed the way I approach my valuation in the industry by removing the 'cringe factor' from discussions around compensation. She brings a charming touch of grace to negotiations representing my company's value and supporting its reputation while simultaneously securing fair and equitable compensation. Don, TV Producer / Showrunner.
"Deborah made a confusing and painful process understandable and linear. We could not have asked for a better lawyer." Podcast Production Team.
"Deborah makes reviewing legal documents so easy. I know she always has my best interests at heart. It's a pleasure working with her." Melissa, Executive Director of artist not-for-profit organization.
"Deborah is simply amazing. She is a master at protecting her clients. She will protect you and always have your back. I am so lucky to have found her." Warren, TV Series Writer & Creator.