Managing Partner, Hoban & Feola
Bob Hoban is an AV® Preeminent™ rated attorney and seasoned commercial practitioner. Hoban is the Managing Partner at Hoban & Feola, LLC, the nation's largest and most experienced Cannabusiness law firm based in Denver, Colorado and with offices in 13 states as well as Central America and Puerto Rico. Hoban & Feola represents the largest players in the marijuana industry across ten states and many of the nation’s largest hemp producers, suppliers, and manufacturers. Hoban is recognized as one of the leading commercial hemp/cannabis practitioners nationwide. He was identified as one of the, “Five Pot Lawyers to Watch in 2015” by MarijuanaStocks.com.
Hoban is a member of the Colorado Department of Agriculture’s Hemp Regulation Advisory Committee. He is a founding Board Member for the National Cannabis Chamber of Commerce. Hoban has litigated nearly every aspect of Colorado’s Marijuana Code and closed over 450 marijuana-related business transactions across the country.
He is also a professor at the University of Denver in the Law and Society Program and regularly instructs regarding cannabis and hemp related legal and policy topics. He also teaches government regulations and public policy courses. In 2014, Bob led a research practicum concerning the efficacy of marijuana regulation; the first of its kind in the U.S. This course resulted in a publication entitled "Sprung from Night into the Sun: An Examination of Colorado’s Marijuana Regulatory Framework." (Kentucky Journal of Equine, Agriculture, & Natural Resources Law, December, 2015 ). In August 2015, he taught an international travel course in Uruguay concerning that country's landmark cannabis regulatory framework.