Sean Badgley is a Seattle-based attorney who tailors his practice exclusively to the legal issues surrounding recreational cannabis. He has worked with producers, processors, and retailers since 2013 with a focus on compliance and business transactions within Washington’s heavily regulated environment.
A Colorado native, Sean holds an undergraduate degree in business economics from the University of Colorado and a JD degree from Seattle University's School of Law. Since his admission to the Washington Bar, Sean has repeatedly and successfully represented clients against the Washington Liquor and Cannabis Board. When Sean is not fighting government overreach in the field of recreational cannabis, he works on I-502 compliant corporate governance and is a successful litigator.
Sean’s unique background in business finance combined with his legal expertise allows him to provide clear answers to the many complex questions that are part and parcel of the industry. Sean writes for Marijuana Venture magazine and is a recognized industry expert on the I-502 licensing process and compliance.