Junior Counsel

May 19, 2019🔗👁️ 24 24 Views

🏢 Grassroots Cannabis 📍 Chicago, IL

💰 DOE 🗓️ Full-time 🏷️ Other 📛 No license required

About our company

We’re Grassroots, a new cannabis company that’s all about living deeply. We started in Illinois and we’re growing nationally from the ground up. We care deeply, about our plants, our products and the people they serve. Our team brings an unmatched depth of expertise and commitment to perfection to every cannabis seedling we cultivate, and every product we invent. We may be one of the largest medical cannabis dispensary owners in the country with licenses in a growing number of states, but we operate like a hometown business in the same communities where we live with our families and friends. In doing so, we connect deeply, to one another, to our communities and to a larger movement. We’re always looking for new talent to join our team and to move our growing industry forward.

Job description

Grassroots Cannabis is looking for a Junior Counsel to join our growing team! The ideal candidate is proactive, innovative and passionate, able to initiate best practices, works well with teams, and find answers when it appears there are none.

Role Responsibilities

Facilitate the process for legal documents such as: vendor agreements, supply agreements, technology agreements, NDAs, LOIs, and licensing agreements.

Support marketing to ensure packaging and labeling requirements in adherence to all state regulations

Work closely with our compliance department to ensure observance of all state regulations

Collaborate with internal business partners to establish best practices

Provide training across the organization in order to ensure consistency

Review and provide clearance for marketing efforts and, from time to time, help manage brand protection and other IP efforts

Manage outside legal resources in order to properly leverage company resources

Role Requirements: 3+ years of legal experience

Bachelors’ Degree

Law degree earned from an accredited law school

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employees may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

At Grassroots Cannabis we are committed to improving the quality of our patients’ lives and restoring well-being. Our medical cannabis dispensaries are setting a new standard of excellence, emphasizing health and wellness in our clean and modern facilities. Our staff is well trained and attentive, striving to serve patients with great respect and compassion.

Besides dispensing medicine, we also provide a wide range of holistic services designed to help patients maintain a healthy lifestyle, reduce stress and manage pain, such as yoga and therapeutic massage.

Grassroots Cannabis provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age disability or genetics.