Mr. Shevin represents clients exclusively in the area of State and Federal criminal law with a focus on marijuana and drug cases. Mr. Shevin’s practice also represents clients in matters dealing with medical marijuana business formation and corporate representation. Presently, Mr. Shevin teaches a course on Medical Marijuana Laws to the Los Angeles County Judiciary, in addition to teaching at the NACDL Advanced Criminal Law Seminar in Aspen, Colorado. Additionally, Mr. Shevin teaches a yearly MCLE course on medical marijuana legal issues for the National Business Institute. Mr. Shevin has taught courses for mandatory continuing legal education, most recently to the San Fernando Valley Bar Association. Mr. Shevin is the foremost legal expert on issues of California Medical Cannabis law, business formation, structure, formation and operation. Mr. Shevin succeeded in introducing the only medical marijuana defense every recognized in Federal court in the case of United States v. Steele Smith and has been published for his appellate work on issued of chemical extraction. Mr. Shevin represents individuals nationally and has won significant victories for his clients in Hawaii, Louisiana, North Carolina, Utah, Arkansas, Missouri, Ohio, New York, Nevada, Texas and Tennessee. Mr. Shevin has been featured and/or quoted in more than 25 articles and news stories including the following media outlets: Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Daily Journal, ABC News, CBS News, MSNBC, Newshour with Jim Lehrer, Huffington Post, National Public Radio, Hartford Courant, Orange County Register, The 420 Times, West Coast Leaf, Marijuana Anti Prohibition Project, Press Enterprise, Metropolitan News Enterprise, Hemp Evolution, The Compassion Club, Cannabis News, The Medical Marijuana Magazine, The Marijuana News, OC Weekly and High Times Freedom Fighter of the month.
Admitted 1992, California
Professional Webpage: http://shevinlaw.com/staff/eric-d-shevin-esq/
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