Nov 3, 2023

Vicente LLP Ranked in Best Law Firms® 2024 List

BOSTON, DENVER, JACKSONVILLE, LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK — Cannabis and psychedelics law firm Vicente LLP was ranked this week in the 2024 Best Law Firms® list nationally in Land Use & Zoning Law and regionally for Corporate Law and Government Relations Practice in Colorado, Real Estate Law in Colorado and Florida, and Land Use & Zoning Law in Boston.

Firms included in the 2024 Best Law Firms® list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.

Vicente LLP received the following rankings in the 2024 Best Law Firms® List:

  • National Tier 3
    • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Metropolitan Tier 1
    • Colorado - Corporate Law; Government Relations Practice
  • Metropolitan Tier 2
    • Colorado - Real Estate Law
    • Jacksonville - Real Estate Law
  • Metropolitan Tier 3
    • Boston - Land Use & Zoning Law

In August, 18 Vicente attorneys were recognized by Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America© list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers based on professional expertise and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.

Nine Vicente LLP attorneys were included in The Best Lawyers in America© 2023:

Eight additional Vicente LLP attorneys were included in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, which recognizes associates and other lawyers who are earlier in their careers for their outstanding professional excellence in private practice:

  • Michelle Bodian – Boston, MA – Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Jeremy Shaw – Boston, MA – Corporate Governance and Compliance Law, Corporate Law
  • David Ullian – Boston, MA – Administrative / Regulatory Law, Land Use and Zoning Law
  • Yolanda Clarke – Denver, CO – Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Jerrico Perez – Denver, CO – Administrative / Regulatory Law, Corporate Governance and Compliance Law
  • Sahar Ayinehsazian – Los Angeles, CA – Corporate Law
  • Jeffrey Welsh – Los Angeles, CA - Entertainment and Sports Law

About Vicente LLP

Vicente LLP is the premier cannabis and psychedelics law firm. For over a decade, the firm has been helping clients navigate laws and regulations, build and grow businesses, and shape public policy to advance the legal marijuana, hemp, and psychedelics industries across the globe. Vicente LLP has been ranked a Nationwide Band 1 law firm by Chambers and Partners since 2019, and has received the Chambers USA Award for “Cannabis Law – Law Firm of the Year” every year the recognition was awarded. Learn more at