Associate Attorney Andrew R. Silva joined Hallinan & Hallinan, PC in 2014. Andrew graduated the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 2013 as a member of the Pro Bono Society. Andrew attended the University of California, Berkeley for his undergraduate studies where he obtained his Bachelor's Degree in Psychology.
During law school, Andrew interned for the East Bay Community Law Center and the Alameda County Public Defender’s Office. In addition, Andrew worked for two Medical Marijuana Dispensaries where he assisted management with ongoing research, advisement on compliance, and other specialized legal issues. During his time working at dispensaries, Andrew gained invaluable knowledge on the dynamics of dispensary operations and administrative organization.
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In the course of his time at UC Hastings, Andrew was the recipient of the Hastings Public Interest Law Foundation Grant, the San Francisco La Raza Lawyers Association Summer Fellowship Award, and the Matthew O. Tobriner Social Justice Fellowship Award. Andrew is dedicated to the advancement of sensible drug policy reform and is a member of the San Francisco Brownie Mary Democratic Club.
The knowledge we have gathered at Hallinan and Hallinan, PC is fueled by the passion we have for pursuing and promoting this exciting and dynamic new field. We are dedicated to staying fully informed about any changes to laws and regulations on dispensaries to ensure that our clients are always within legal boundaries. We focus on keeping you compliant, so you can focus on running your business.
Whether you are thinking about jumping into this exciting new field or you already have, our legal services can help you get and stay compliant. Call us today at (415) 941-4206 to get started!