Attorney | Shareholder
Genny Kiley focuses her practice on business and corporate transactions and provides practical businesses advice to companies of all sizes and stages. While she has assisted large publicly held companies, Genny has extensive experience advising closely held and family-owned businesses on business structuring, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate finance.
Genny is Chair of Emerge’s Cannabis Industry Group and counsels a diverse client base with a particular focus on cannabis businesses, including growers, processors, wholesalers, and retailers. Genny has helped numerous cannabis businesses navigate state and local cannabis rules and regulations and obtain recreational and medical marijuana licenses. In the converse, Genny has also advised many businesses transacting with “plant touching” businesses, including landlords, equipment manufacturers, and lenders. In the cannabis industry there is no “boilerplate”. Her combined business and regulatory background provides a unique perspective when advising clients to help avoid common pitfalls unique to the cannabis industry in connection with business transactions.
Prior to co-founding Emerge Law Group, Genny practiced at Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt.