Lisa L. Pittman Partner

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Lisa L. Pittman is an accomplished litigation and business attorney who is a partner in the Colorado offices of Resnick & Louis, P.C.

Throughout her career, Ms. Pittman has handled disputes in insurance defense, labor & employment, breach of contract, commercial banking, fraud, fiduciary duty, construction defect and injury, deceptive trade practices, premises liability, professional liability, property, and products liability. She also possesses expertise in commercial insurance coverage and experience with environmental regulatory matters, including administrative law. Lisa also has experience in coverage matters and handling EUO/SIU cases.

Ms. Pittman is a leader in the American Bar Association (ABA), a nationwide membership network of elite attorneys. She presented its first cannabis Continuing Legal Education (CLE) course at its annual meeting in New York City in August 2017. She is Vice-Chair of the Business Litigation, Product Liability, and Corporate Counsel Committees of the Tort, Trial, and Insurance Law Section (TIPS). She is a founding Steering Committee member in the newly formed Cannabis Law & Policy Task Force Committee within the ABA as a result of the success of her groundbreaking CLE. In addition, Ms. Pittman writes annual articles tracking the evolution of contract law across the country for the TIPS Law Journal, and serves on its Editorial Board. She graduated from the American Bar Association’s Leadership Academy in 2015 and the Austin Bar Association’s Leadership Academy in 2016. She recently graduated from Leadership Austin, Essentials Class of 2017.

Ms. Pittman’s passion is empowering women in health and business. In 2012, she founded a 501(c)(3) nonprofit called Executive Moms Society to promote referrals, networking, and mentoring among female professionals, with educational and social events tailored toward the working mother. In 2016, Ms. Pittman founded The Well Women Group, a company which will bring whole health options to women in a unique format. In addition, as part of her practice, Ms. Pittman:

*Analyzes the ramifications of federal law and deciphers the requirements of individual state laws for all types of businesses operating in the cannabis industry.

*Steps in to guide changing business structures and navigate cross-border transactions.

*Assists governmental entities in the development of local rules, regulations, and licensing requirements in various states.

*Counsels cannabis and CBD license applicants and holders on compliance, and vets and assembles teams of professionals to achieve her clients’ goals.

*Participates in legislative affairs and works with both business-oriented and activist groups on policy and messaging to legislators and the public.

*Focuses on preparing for the direction the cannabis industry may go pending outcomes at the U.S. federal level on positions that will be taken on cannabis, CBD, and hemp products and commerce.

She is experienced in all issues that apply to the cannabis industry, but with added layers of state and local regulation, and the ever-present federal law concerns permeating all cannabis business operations. Ms. Pittman helps clients navigate these otherwise ordinary business issues set in this constantly evolving territory.