Mio Asami, born in Los Angeles and raised in Seattle, grew up sharing time between the United States and Tokyo, Japan. Following an unconventional path, she possesses a background in transactional business law, intellectual property law, and videography. Mio is a licensed attorney in California with a focus on the Los Angeles, aiding businesses navigate…

While Ashley’s practice at Cultiva Law primarily focuses on representing cannabis industry clients in litigation, she is well-versed in many areas of the law. With a background in corporate litigation, industry compliance, corporate transactions, and intellectual property, Ashley is thrilled to meld these passions to cultivate effective legal solutions across all stages of corporate development,…

     Civil litigation has been at the heart of Michael’s practice for his entire professional career. His wide ranging experience runs the gamut of commercial, insurance, employment, and professional liability.  Mr. Solomon graduated from the Pennsylvania State University and Villanova University School of Law.  He represented plaintiffs and defendants in the Greater Philadelphia Area for several years after…

As the Operations Manager at Cultiva Law, Autumn prides herself on client service and also fostering a team-oriented work culture. She helps manage a diverse and community minded team that are highly organized and client focused. In addition, Autumn created and maintains organizational policies, practices, and procedures and each day brings her exceptional professional interpersonal…

Mr. Cleary is a business, transaction, and litigation lawyer with a particular emphasis on the regulated cannabis industry. He also has experience in intellectual property, corporate formation, and cryptocurrency law. Notably, Mr. Cleary co-authored a chapter in the book “The Law of Bitcoin,” published by iUniverse Publishing. Mr. Cleary represents cannabis industry business clients on…

 Ryan provides strategic counsel on intellectual property, entity formation, corporate governance and business transactions including sales, mergers, liquidations and reorganizations. He is regularly invited to teach and speak on Intellectual Property law. Ryan Masters graduated from the University of New Hampshire School of Law with certificates in both Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law. While in…

Fabiola “Fabi” Jimenez, is a Washington State Native, with connections spanning Marysville to Walla Walla.  With a background in corporate transactions, intellectual property, regulatory compliance, and marketing, she brings her immense expertise to help clients during every stage of business development, growth and change. She aids her clients with issues regarding privacy, restricted product development,…

Ted Bernhard is a seasoned business, securities, tax and regulatory compliance attorney with a professional career spanning over two decades. He began his legal career with one of the largest and most prominent law firms in the Pacific Northwest and joined Cultiva Law to continue serving entrepreneurs, businesses, and private equity investors Specifically, Ted helps…

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Aaron Pelley has played an active role in Cannabis Law for over a decade. He helped build the foundation for legal protections in medical cannabis law and is a leading advocate for the cannabis business. His passion for this new realm of practice led to the launch of Cultiva and the formation of a boutique…