Jason Tarasek serves as counsel at Vicente LLP and manages the firm's Minnesota office. In 2023, Jason advocated for Minnesota’s passage of an adult-use cannabis bill. Over the course of several months, Jason worked closely with chief bill authors Sen. Lindsey Port, Rep. Zack Stephenson and legislative staff to fine-tune the landmark legislation.
Senior Associate Attorney
Jason focuses his practice on federal and international policy, impact litigation, corporate and business law, and cannabis regulatory compliance. From advising clients on international policy reforms—especially as it relates to obligations under the three international drug treaties—to drafting contracts and performing market analyses, Jason is a valuable resource for his clients.
Meg Nash focuses her practice on guiding clients through the state licensing application process, land use and zoning requirements, and regulatory and compliance matters across the nation. She is currently working with entrepreneurs in Maryland as the state's cannabis licensing process progresses.
Joshua Kappel is a founding partner of the firm with a passion for helping entrepreneurs and visionaries build human-centric and regenerative companies in the cannabis and psychedelic industries. He also loves helping advocates draft legislation and build sustaining vehicles that will forever influence these emerging industries.