Cannabis Attorneys | Licensed in Oregon and California
Jennifer Clifton is the founder of Clifton Cannabis Law, LLC. Jennifer is a skilled corporate lawyer with the heart of an entrepreneur. Her career spans several industries and includes working for national law firms, serving as in-house counsel and nearly a decade of tax law, representing clients before the IRS. She has started two businesses of her own, one of which attracted attention from Oprah Winfrey, USA Today, People Magazine and The New York Times.
Jennifer’s background as an entrepreneur combined with her vast legal experience in corporate transactional law, securities law and tax law, uniquely position her as an invaluable resource to any entrepreneur. For a number of years, Jennifer has advised and represented entrepreneurs at all stages of their journey and has particularly enjoyed her Cannabis-business clients.
Cannabis entrepreneurs are forging the way in a rapidly evolving new frontier. Each day, state and legal development, bring the cannabis entrepreneur new opportunities and challenges they must navigate with care. Jennifer and her team, through their comprehensive understanding of the issues faced by any startup as well as experience in the cannabis space, specifically, are ready to support and advocate for you at each step and turn along the way.
Jennifer is licensed in California and Oregon, and represents canna-businesses in both states.
Jeremy Dickman is an Oregon attorney with nearly 12 years experience. Graduating in 2005 from the University of Oregon School of Law, Jeremy represented indigent criminal defendants in Colorado and Oregon while still a law student. He received the University of Oregon law school’s annual pro bono award in 2005 for his service to the community. After law school, Jeremy spent over a decade representing small businesses and individuals before the IRS, handling tax matters, including settlements and penalty abatements.
Jeremy combines a passion for advocating on behalf of small business and disadvantaged citizens with a strong work ethic and an excellent grasp of legal concepts. His work as a tax attorney saved clients millions in tax dollars during his career. He has held a license in good standing with the Oregon Bar since 2005.
Prior to entering law school, Jeremy obtained a Bachelor of Science in journalism at the University of Oregon, and worked as a copy editor at the The Bulletin newspaper in Bend. He also free-lanced as a movie reviewer for The Source newspaper in Bend, and covered small-town politics for a weekly paper in Junction City, Oregon. Jeremy comes from a small-business owning family in a rural community, and has first-hand experience with the labor of love and sacrifice involved in getting a new venture off the ground.
Jeremy lives in Bend with his 5 year-old-son, Gavin, and his 7-year-old Chocolate lab, Gary.
Kim Cross is the office manager and the first (and friendliest) face you will see at Clifton Cannabis Law. A lifelong Oregonian, Kim has called Central Oregon home for the past 35 years. For more than 26 years, Kim has owned various businesses, including a fireplace store, local grocery market near Prineville, Oregon and a cell phone retail sales outlet. Kim started two businesses from scratch, and knows the sacrifice and risk involved in setting off on your own venture. A mother of four, and grandmother to five, Kim enjoys camping, running her market near Prineville, and visiting her kids and grandkids on the East and West coast.