Greenspoon Marder Partner Jessica Wasserman And The Liaison Group Principal And CEO Saphira Galoob Featured Speakers At California Cannabis Industry Association 4th Annual Policy Conference News
Mar 21, 2019
Sacramento, CA – March 21, 2019 – Greenspoon Marder partner Jessica Wasserman and The Liaison Group Principal and CEO Saphira Galoob were featured speakers at the California Cannabis Industry Association 4th Annual Policy Conference on March 20 th in Sacramento. The mission of the California Cannabis Industry Association is to promote the growth of a responsible and legitimate cannabis industry and work for a favorable social, economic, and legal environment for the industry in the state of California. Ms. Wasserman spoke on “The Current State of Hemp” panel and Ms. Galoob spoke on the “Importance of Associations: Taking a Closer Look” panel. Greenspoon Marder was a proud sponsor of the event.
Jessica Wasserman is a partner in the International, Government Relations and Cannabis Law practice groups at Greenspoon Marder LLP. She has extensive experience in politics, lobbying, regulatory advocacy including Food and Drug Administration regulated products, and law. Ms. Wasserman has held senior positions in the Executive Branch involving international economic and trade policy, at the Department of Commerce and Department of Agriculture. Ms. Wasserman also works regularly with the U.S. Congress.
Saphira Galoob is the CEO and Principal of The Liaison Group, a premier federal advocacy firm for the cannabis industry in the United States. She has first-hand experience and success with balancing the intersection between the passion and priorities of startup enterprises with regulations and business realities. In the Cannabis space, she has expertise in designing and executing strategies to assist Cannabis businesses to effectively navigate, participate and communicate within the Congressional and Federal Agency landscape.
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