Starting and operating a business in the cannabis industry is full of opportunities and risks. A common risk is litigation. McAllister Garfield, P.C. is known for its aggressive advocacy of business owners and others in the industry when they face litigation. The Firm has successfully represented numerous business owners regarding internal ownership disputes, such as claims of misappropriation of funds, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duties, fraud claims, and other serious allegations. In addition to ownership disputes, the Firm represents cannabis businesses when they are sued by their growers or by other cannabis businesses claiming breach of contract or damages as the result of pesticide contamination. The Firm also litigates real estate and landlord tenant disputes. The Firm has particular expertise in litigating cases that relate in a fundamental way to some aspect of the complex state regulatory scheme that overlays all cannabis businesses. Led by Sean McAllister, and supported by 18-year veteran civil litigator Chris Baumgartner, the Firm’s litigation department is experienced, determined, and has a track record of success.
If you are facing or considering litigation, contact the lawyers at McAllister Garfield, P.C.