Virginia NORML recommends consulting these attorneys:

Hampton Roads Area

Kelly Cournoyer
(757) 821-7972
2406 Princess Anne Rd, Suite A
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
At Toscano Law Group, Kelly handles criminal matters as well as divorce and custody, and especially enjoys working with military families. Kelly is the go-to attorney in Virginia Beach on marijuana/cannabis law; she serves on the NORML Legal Committee which is focused on defending individuals charged with marijuana offenses and advocating for legal cannabis business opportunities.


Northern Virginia Area

Chris Leibig
(703) 683-4310
114 N Alfred St
Alexandria, VA 22314
The Law Office of Christopher Leibig represents individuals accused or being investigated for serious crimes, and handles misdemeanor cases on a select basis. Chris regularly handles serious felony matters throughout Virginia, appearing most often in federal court in Alexandria, and state court in Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax, Prince William, and Loudoun Counties. The philosophy of this firm is to avoid a volume practice model and handle a relatively small number of matters at a time. The firm will meet with prospective clients for free, and for long enough for the client to make a truly informed choice before moving forward with representation.


Northern Virginia Area

Jennifer Hoffpauir
(202) 810-4484
3804 Wilson Blvd, Suite 8500
Arlington, VA 22203
A business, employment, and land use lawyer in the DC area for 11 years, Jennifer focuses on helping cannabis entrepreneurs start, expand, and transform their businesses. Attorneys with Parlatore Law Group are licensed in Virginia, DC, and Maryland and can help you from seed to sale to IPO.


Richmond Area

The Law Offices of Sara M. Gaborik
Sara Gaborik
(804) 334-4351
2020 E Franklin St
Richmond, VA 23223
Sara M. Gaborik is a Richmond criminal lawyer who handles a wide range of criminal charges, including possession of marijuana. Sara M. Gaborik is an experienced and aggressive criminal lawyer with demonstrated success. If you are facing felony or misdemeanor charges, contact her now. Stop the anxiety and stress of facing your problems alone.


Rebecca Gwilt

Richmond Area

Rebecca Gwilt
(804) 205-1265
906 N Parham Rd #102B
Richmond, VA 23229
Medical Cannabis: The fast-paced evolution of law and policy both locally and federally make it an exciting time to get into Cannabusiness. We are working with cannabis entrepreneurs and investors to help them navigate the complexities and risks that accompany a foray into this industry. It is our mission to help businesses achieve profitability and sustainability and to remain on the leading edge of science, health, and technology.


If you require additional suggestions please consult the listings on the NORML Legal Committee Lawyers Virginia page.

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