Square has started beta testing payment processing for CBD companies. The pilot program was launched to explore the viability of integrating cannabis companies into a broader banking system post-2018 Farm Bill.Read More
Lauren Estevez is an attorney advising international and U.S. cannabis brands, investors, and operators, based out of Los Angeles. She has been nationally recognized as a subject matter expert in Cannabis Law and CBD, and her work has been featured on CNBC, Bloomberg Law, and at SXSW. The Daily Journal has named Lauren one of the top 40 attorneys in California under 40 and The National Law Journal recognized her as a Cannabis Law Trailblazer in 2019. Lauren has completed over 100 legal matters in the cannabis space and is the founder of LME Law. Prior to cannabis, Lauren graduated from Harvard Law School and worked at a global law firm and with F500 and emerging life sciences and technology companies at a start up.