Attorney – Regulated Substances- Drummond Woodsum Portland, ME 04101

Job details
Salary From $85,000 a year
Job Type Full-time
Benefits Pulled from the full job description
  • Drummond Woodsum offers a generous benefits package including a choice of medical plans with wellness reimbursements, life insurance, short and long term disability insurance, 401(k)/
  • Profit Sharing plan, on-site subsidized parking, and more.
  • From $85,000.00 per year
  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Retirement plan
Qualifications
  • License:
    • Active member of the Maine State Bar (Preferred)

Full Job Description

Cannabis Industry Regulatory and Licensing Attorney – Mid-Level

Portland, Maine

Drummond Woodsum seeks an associate attorney with a minimum of 2 years of comparable law firm or relevant government practice experience to join its regulated substance practice at its Portland office. Drummond has the premier cannabis practice in the State of Maine and is a leader in New England. Drummond’s regulated substances practice attorneys assist cannabis businesses, municipalities, and Tribal Nations in Maine and across the country in navigating the robust and ever-changing laws governing the cultivation, manufacturing and sale of medical and adult use marijuana and hemp. In addition, the regulated substances group works closely with the firm’s government relations, corporate, employment, tax, municipal, and real estate practices to advise investors, property owners, and hemp and medical and adult use marijuana businesses on a wide range of matters including corporate formation and structuring; corporate mergers and acquisitions; capital raises; local permitting and licensing, trademark and intellectual property protection. The successful candidate must be proactive, with a strong work ethic and the ability to effectively manage internal and external client and counsel relationships. This is a truly unique opportunity to join a fast growing practice in an emergent and dynamic area of law.

Candidates applying for attorney positions with Drummond Woodsum should have outstanding academic credentials, comparable law firm or relevant government practice experience, at least two letters of reference, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. Maine bar admission preferred. Drummond Woodsum offers a generous benefits package including a choice of medical plans with wellness reimbursements, life insurance, short and long term disability insurance, 401(k)/Profit Sharing plan, on-site subsidized parking, and more.

To apply please submit a letter of interest and resume. All inquiries held in the strictest confidence.

No phone calls, please.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $85,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Retirement plan

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:
The majority of our DWMers continue to work from home. If coming into the office, we have posters and markings as social distancing reminders, Plexiglas barriers as needed, and require everyone wears a mask when away from their desk.

License:

  • Active member of the Maine State Bar (Preferred)

Company’s website:

  • dwmlaw.com

Work Remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

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