Legal Areas of Expertise

Permitting, Licensing, and Regulatory Compliance: 

The legal landscape for cannabis businesses is constantly evolving. California cannabis companies must navigate a maze of local and state regulations in order to operate. At the Law Office of Habib Bentaleb, we will ensure that your cannabis application is in compliance with both local and state regulations.


Business and Corporate Transactions: 

The Law Office of Habib Bentaleb has clients both in and outside of the cannabis industry. Habib advises his clients with choosing the appropriate entity structure for their business, structuring ownership, raising capital, drafting and negotiating contracts, joint ventures, strategic alliances and licensing agreements, due diligence, mergers and acquisitions, and compliance with federal and state securities laws.


General Counsel Services: 

Habib spends a great amount of time getting to know his clients and their businesses. In doing so, Habib develops an in-depth insight into a client’s day to day business and legal needs and is able to handle a client’s legal matters efficiently and economically.


Real Estate Transactions: 

Habib advises both landlords and tenants in negotiating and structuring commercial leases, as well as with purchasing, selling, and developing commercial properties. From the initial letter of intent to the execution of the lease or purchase and sale agreement, Habib will guide you through every step of the process.