UK’s only dedicated Cannabis Law department to offer advice at Hemp and CBD Expo

Posted on Monday February 3, 2020

Elliott Rolfe profile imageSpecialist solicitors from the UK’s only dedicated Cannabis Law department at Mackrell.Solicitors will be offering their advice to hundreds of businesses at the 2020 Hemp and CBD Expo.

Due to be held at the NEC in Birmingham on 29 February and 1 March, the Expo has quickly grown to become one of the largest events in the UK dedicated to CBD and is expected to welcome thousands of businesses and investors hoping to learn more about this fast-growing, exciting industry.

Mackrell.Solicitors Cannabis Law team will be on hand both days to answer queries from the crowds and with several important legislative decisions on the horizon, it is expecting a lot of interest at its stand (D124)

Amongst the topics it hopes to cover are the myths surrounding the THC rules, the use of terpenes in products and, most importantly, the EU’s Novel Food ruling.

Elliott Rolfe, Head of Cannabis Law at Mackrell.Solicitors, said: “The UK has seen a significant step-change in its attitude to CBD in the last year, which is reflected in the growth of the industry and the size of this event.

“We are delighted to be offering advice to delegates at this year’s expo and I am sure we can provide some unique insights to them thanks to our unique position within the market.”

In the last 12 months, the Cannabis Law team at Mackrell.Solicitors has been travelling around the world gathering information about cannabis regulation in other nations and forging strong relationships with businesses and professionals in other countries.

It has also worked on some of the most significant regulatory matters to affect the industry and assisted with some of the UK’s largest cannabis-related transactions.

Nigel Rowley, Managing Partner at Mackrell.Solicitors, said: “Our team are at the forefront of the UK’s CBD and cannabis industries, working with regulators, trade bodies and individual businesses to achieve positive outcomes.

“This year’s Expo promises to be one of the biggest yet and I am delighted that we can be a part of this event.”

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