Sam Méndez has dedicated his practice to serving clients in the cannabis and hemp industries since 2015. He offers pragmatic advice on corporate transactions and disputes while helping clients navigate the complex regulatory landscape. READ MORE
He counsels clients on regulatory compliance, corporate formation and governance, mergers and acquisitions, complex contract negotiations, intellectual property, leases and administrative appeals.
Sam previously served as Executive Director of the University of Washington School of Law Cannabis Law & Policy Project. He is also one of the founding members of the Washington State Bar Association’s Cannabis Law Section.
Cultiva Law, PLLC, Attorney (2018-2019)
Northwest Immigration Rights Project, Pro Bono Attorney (2018)
C3 Law Group, PLLC, Attorney (2017-2018)
Law Office of Sam Méndez, Owner (2015-2018)
University of Washington School of Law, Cannabis Law & Policy Project, Executive Director (2015-2017)
Washington State Senate Committee Services, Legal Intern (2013)
Board Member, Children's Campaign Fund (2020-Present)
Washington State Bar Association, Cannabis Law Section
Volunteer, Big Brothers & Big Sisters (2016-Present)
Méndez Appointed Board Member for the Children’s Campaign Fund
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