Dan is a licensed attorney in the State of Michigan, obtaining his law degree from Wayne State University in 2008. Dan also has two undergraduate degrees from North Carolina State University, a B.A. in Philosophy and a B.A. in English. Dan has worked closely with the marijuana industry since Michigan passed the Medical Marihuana Act in 2008. Dan has worked closely with clients in the industry his entire career. As a former assistant prosecutor in Wayne County, Michigan (Detroit), Dan put the book together related to the Michigan Medical Marihuana Act regarding what activities were and were not protected under the MMMA and detailing the immunities and defenses that were available to Defendants under the Act.
After leaving the Prosecutor’s Office in 2015, Dan has worked with private clients in every sector of the industry. From provisioning centers, growers and processors, to secured transporter and labs, Dan has worked with every one of them. For one client, Dan and Aimee worked together to obtain one of only ten provisioning center licenses that were available in Bay City, Michigan. For another, client, Dan worked with Aimee to obtain one of only three provisioning center licenses that were available in the City of Wayne, Michigan. With clients in all of these fields, Dan has a network of industry players and partners who are always looking for ways to expand their network, or expand their network of vertically integrated businesses to begin scaling up and growing all of their affiliated partners.
Dan has substantial experience with the application process and the regulations surrounding all facility types in the medical marihuana industry. There is no project that you can present where the regulatory challenge is too substantial or the application is too complex. Whether the problem is finding a location, determining zoning compliance, or preparing your application, Dan has experience with all of these issues. Dan has worked with experienced CPAs, Architects and Builders experienced in preparing clients for application and success in the future, and can have those contacts work for your benefit as a client as well. His connections and experience in the industry have proved invaluable to clients and they can for you as well.
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