MEDIA CONTACT Michelle Martinez Reyes, Chief Marketing Officer 954.333.4357 | email@example.com GREENSPOON MARDER SUPPORTS THE SOUTH FLORIDA BANKING INSTITUTE “MARIJUANA, THE LAW & BANKING” PROGRAM MIAMI, FL – February 27, 2017 – Greenspoon Marder is proud to support South Florida Banking Institute’s “Marijuana, The Law & Banking” program. Shareholder Rachel Gillette will be a speaker at the event, and she was recently recognized for the second year in a row as a “Top Lawyer” in marijuana law by . Additionally, Gillette was named among “15 of the Most Powerful Women In the Weed Industry,” by 5280 magazine Complex magazine; and recognized as one of 24 “Cannabis Pioneers,” by Sensi magazine.
The event will be held on Wednesday, March 15th at the Miami Airport Hilton in Miami, FL. The program will include an expert panel discussing a variety of topics, including adopting laws legalizing various aspects of marijuana usage, how those laws are structured and interpreted, the impact on federal law / treatment of marijuana, and the risks to banks/financial institutions.
In addition to Ms. Gillette, other featured speakers are Tony Gonzalez, Assistant United States Attorney, and Melissa Atkins, Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer, First GREEN Bank.
Ms. Gillette focuses her practice on marijuana/cannabis business licensing and regulatory compliance, business law and transactions, contract drafting and review, civil litigation, corporate formation, and tax matters, including audit representation. In addition, she is a founding member of Women Grow and a board member of Colorado NORML.