FOUNDER / SENIOR ATTORNEY
AARON PELLEY HAS PLAYED AN ACTIVE ROLE IN CANNABIS LAW FOR OVER A DECADE. HE HELPED BUILD THE FOUNDATION FOR LEGAL PROTECTIONS IN MEDICAL CANNABIS LAW AND IS A LEADING ADVOCATE FOR THE CANNABIS BUSINESS.
His passion for this new realm of practice led to the launch of Cultiva and the formation of a boutique law firm unsurpassed in cannabis law.
In addition to representing cannabis clients and their business interests, Aaron has earned a reputation for effective high profile litigation. His representative cases convey his ability to handle a diversity of complex legal matters. He has also been invited to speak at Legal Education Seminars and Cannabis Conferences throughout the U.S. and has been repeatedly named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers and a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by the National Trial Lawyers. Aaron is personally and professionally passionate about advancing the interests of a legitimate and integrous cannabis industry, establishing and enforcing equitable relationships among business partners, and supporting and promoting the end of the war on cannabis.
New York Times
MG Cannabis Retailer
Top 100 Trial Lawyers, The National Lawyers; 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014
Super Lawyer, Thomson Reuters Super Lawyer; 2020
Top Cannabis Trial Attorneys , MG Magazine; 2019
Top Lawyer, Metropolitan Magazine; 2017
Rising Star, Super Lawyers; 2016, 2015, 2014, 2010
Top Attorneys in Washington, Metropolitan Magazine; 2014
Pro Bono Publico Service Commendation, State Bar Association: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008
Certificate for Completion: International Law & Policy, South Western Law School: 2005
Willamette University Public Interest Law Fellowship Grantee, Willamette University College of Law; 2004