Get technical assistance as an Equity Applicant

Equity Applicants can get support for legal services, permitting and grant support, workforce development, and business development.

What to do

Bar Association of San Francisco

The Office of Cannabis partners with the Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) Lawyer Referral and Information Service (LRIS) and BASF’s Cannabis Law Section to provide San Francisco’s equity applicants with free legal services, including contract review, permitting guidance, and compliance review.

If you are a verified equity applicant looking for free legal services, then please contact Princess Bustos at pbustos@sfbar.org.

The Law Offices of Matthew Kumin

The OOC partners with the Office of Economic Workforce Development and the Law Offices of Matthew Kumin to provide technical assistance to verified equity applicants.

Free technical assistance includes: legal services, regulatory compliance, cannabis business permit support, and one-on-one consultations. To get started, email Akhurapa Ambak (akhurapa@mattkuminlaw.com).

Golden Gate University Cannabis Law Clinic

The OOC partners with Golden Gate Law School's Cannabis Law Clinic (CLC) to provide verified equity applicants with free legal services. Areas of CLC support may include (i) expungements; (ii) permitting; (iii) contract review; (iv) compliance; and (v) intellectual property.

Prospective equity applicants seeking to get verified may also contact CLC for support.

To get started, fill out this intake form. CLC will take clients on a first-come-first serve basis. Questions? Email Alejandro Rodriguez at arod.law@icloud.com.

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Last updated July 26, 2022

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