An Outstanding Legal Mind And Cannabis Industry Leader

An Outstanding Legal Mind And Cannabis Industry Leader

An outstanding legal mind and cannabis industry leader,  CJ Chapman. General Counsel, Secretary to Dixie Brands, who may sound oddly familiar since we just had his colleague and CEO on the podcast last week. CJ Chapman joined Dixie as its General Counsel on June 18, 2018. C. J. received his A.B. in politics from Princeton University and his J.D. from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. Prior to joining Dixie, he directed a single family office based in New York with respect to structure, operations, and legal issues. C. J. spent his entire private practice at Brownstein Hyatt Farber & Schreck, LLP in the real estate and corporate departments. He practiced at Brownstein from 2006 through 2017 and was a partner from 2013 through 2017.

 

His practice focused on the acquisition, disposition, financing, leasing, and development of various commercial real estate assets, including apartment and office buildings, sports complexes, hotels, shopping centers, and vacant land. In addition, C.J. advised various companies on corporate matters, including partnership agreements, the formation of entities and general corporate governance. C.J. served as outside general counsel to one of the nation’s largest cattle feed manufacturers advising them on all corporate matters, including partnership agreements and corporate finance.