Rimon welcomes cannabis law attorney Jason Klein as a Partner in its Washington, D.C. office

News Rimon welcomes cannabis law attorney Jason Klein as a Partner in its Washington, D.C. office Jason Klein · October 22, 2020

Rimon is proud to welcome Jason Klein as a Cannabis Law Partner in its Washington, D.C. office. Mr. Klein is the 28th Partner to join Rimon this year. He joins from Offit Kurman, where he was Principal and Chair of the firm’s cannabis law group.

Mr. Klein has a long track record of helping his clients to successfully navigate the challenging and dynamic cannabis regulatory and business environments. He represents clients across the full spectrum of the cannabis industry, including direct and ancillary marijuana companies, hemp growers and supply chain operators, investors, registered providers, and many others, in a variety of states primarily east of the Mississippi River.

Mr. Klein brings a wealth of experience to Rimon’s premier cannabis team that includes Lukian KobzeffJustin Keller, and Paul Castillo. The firm’s innovative business model will allow Mr. Klein to customize his practice to best fit the needs of each of his clients as they adapt to shifts in the cannabis landscape.

“With such an emerging and fluid industry as cannabis, it is essential to have a Partner like Jason who puts such time and detail into ensuring that each of his clients is best represented in every stage of the business lifecycle,” said Michael Moradzadeh, Rimon’s CEO.

“The leaders and consolidators of the cannabis industry need a legal partner that combines depth and breadth of experience together with an agile approach to business, and Rimon has developed a platform to offer that in a unique way,” said Mr. Klein.

Mr. Klein earned his J.D., M.P.A., and B.A. (cum laude) from Indiana University.

Rimon has 33 offices across five continents. The firm is widely known as being at the vanguard of legal innovation and has been repeatedly recognized by the Financial Times as one of North America’s most innovative law firms. The firm’s Managing Partners were both named ‘Legal Rebels’ by the American Bar Association’s ABA Journal and have spoken on innovations in the practice of law at Harvard and Stanford Law Schools. Rimon and its lawyers have also received numerous awards for excellence, including from Best Lawyers and Chambers & Partners.