Seth A. Goldberg counsels clients in business and litigation, with a particular emphasis in highly-regulated industries, such as healthcare, pharmaceuticals and cannabis/hemp. He serves as a team lead for the Duane Morris Cannabis industry group.
Companies, directors, and individuals involved in antitrust, commercial litigation, regulatory actions and securities matters rely on Mr. Goldberg’s extensive experience with complex legal and business issues and his strategic decision-making to guide them toward optimal results.
As an active, seasoned trial lawyer, who regularly appears in federal and state courts, arbitral forums, and before federal and state regulatory agencies, including the SEC, FTC and state attorneys general, Mr. Goldberg has become a go-to lawyer in high-stakes cases and corporate investigations.
In addition, Mr. Goldberg’s unique experience in highly-regulated markets, combined with his entrepreneurial interests, has led to his involvement with the emerging cannabis and hemp industries. In these markets he advises core and ancillary cannabis and hemp companies, including growers, processors, dispensaries, and infused-product manufacturers, real estate developers, universities and university research centers, raw materials companies, and investors in a wide array of regulatory and business matters pertaining to their legal marijuana activities.
His leadership in the cannabis and hemp spaces has resulted in Mr. Goldberg’s role as head of the firm’s multidisciplinary cannabis practice, which is comprised of dozens of lawyers spanning the firm’s numerous practice areas. In October 2018, Mr. Goldberg was recognized as a Trailblazer in Cannabis Law by the National Law Journal. In November 2018, Mr. Goldberg was named one of the 30 powerful cannabis attorneys to know in the cannabis industry by MG Magazine.