California State Bar No. 109979 The Founder of the Firm, Julia Sylva, is rated “AV” by Martindale-Hubbell ((Very High to Preeminent in Ability and Ethics--Lawyer has reached the height of professional excellence and is recognized for the highest levels of skill and integrity). Julia Sylva was born in East Los Angeles and grew up in the City of Hawaiian Gardens, CA, located … Learn More
“You must keep your eye on the objective,
not on the obstacle.”
-William Randolph Hearst
Executive Interview with Julia Sylva of the Cannabis Policy Institute
SS: Tell us a little about Cannabis Policy Institute?
JS: The Cannabis Policy Institute (CPI) was formed by me, and several visionary law students from Southwestern Law School, where I served as an Adjunct Professor. The Mission of CPI is to serve as a think tank for all legal and regulatory issues that govern commercial cannabis activity. We intend to publish law review articles and other scholarly publications to assist local public officials and the community-at-large to understand the evolution of commercial cannabis activity and the laws and regulations adopted by the State of California and the municipalities that apply in this industry (cannabispolicyinstitute.org).
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