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Asheesh R. Arora
Asheesh is a litigator of approximately 7 years and has been an advocate of cannabis for over two decades. Asheesh’s focus is on the cannabis industry, advising a diverse client base, including a range of start-up to small-cap multinational publicly traded companies. Asheesh’s services include commercial litigation, corporate advisory and advising clients pursuant to the Cannabis Act and Cannabis Regulations.
Asheesh advises clients on the regulatory framework and the required procedure for domestic companies establishing themselves abroad. Asheesh works with a variety of professionals with broad international experience to provide a holistic service to his clients from both a regulatory and corporate finance perspective. Recently, Asheesh has focused a portion of his practice to advising clients on establishing themselves in the European Market, providing advisory services on the EU-GMP certification process and other regulatory matters.
Asheesh continues to stay apprised of domestic and international legal developments pertaining to cannabis. He regularly attends courses regarding the financing, governance, and compliance of publicly traded companies. Asheesh also travelled to Dubai (U.A.E.) to attend at the Association of Corporate Counsel – In-house Counsel Certification Program, obtaining an In-house Counsel Certified designation.
Asheesh has a comprehensive understanding of the legal frameworks governing cannabis across international jurisdictions and is actively conducting a comparative analysis in an effort to provide customized legal and advisory services catering specifically to his clients’ vision and objectives.
Year Joined Firm
Areas of Practice
- Personal Injury
- Brain Injury
- Motorcycle and Motor Vehicle Accidents
- Civil and Commercial Litigation
- Cannabis Law
- Commericial Litigation
- Regulatory Compliance
- British Columbia, 2012
- University of Victoria, Faculty of Law, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
- Juris Doctor – 2011
- Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
- Bachelor of Arts – 2007
- Major: Political Science
Professional Associations and Memberships
Association of Corporate Counsel, In-house Counsel Certified (ICC)
Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia’s Membership Committee, Member
- South Asian Bar Association of British Columbia, Member