Joshua Schneiderman Joshua Schneiderman

The recent legalization of cannabis in California—as well as other Western states—has created a wealth of new opportunities for investors, but it also comes with risks. Foremost, the industry is still federally illegal, making collecting rents and obtaining financing difficult. However, there are other unknowns, like regulations and licensing requirements. To find out more about this new frontier and everything potential investors and landlords of these tenants should know, we sat down with Joshua Schneiderman, a partner at Snell & Wilmer, for an exclusive interview.