The Business of Cannabis
The Business of Cannabis
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The legalization of cannabis in Canada poses a unique opportunity for entrepreneurs, investors, and businesses.  It is estimated that the recreational cannabis market in Canada may generate approximately $23 billion in annual revenue, creating jobs and fueling the growth of new businesses.  Alberta is home to one of the largest cannabis producers in Canada and is witnessing a rapid expansion of investment and growth in the emerging cannabis sector.

Field Law’s Business Law group has significant experience developing business solutions for Albertans and is well positioned to support the emerging cannabis sector. With more than 30 lawyers dedicated to serving the diverse needs of small, mid-sized and multinational clients with interests in Alberta, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon, you can rely on our extensive resources and experience to seize opportunities and grow your cannabis business.

Our services include:

  • Commercial transactions
  • Business structure, partnerships, joint ventures
  • Rezoning and development applications
  • Securities
  • Corporate secretarial services
  • Finance and banking
  • Licensing, permitting and AGLC compliance
  • Advising on compliance with advertising and packaging requirements
  • Distribution agreements
  • Commercial leasing
  • Commercialization, franchise agreements, licensing agreements

We aim to support and navigate your business through the new cannabis legislation. We can help your business secure leases, manage contracts, finance expansions and acquire new assets. Our aim is to grow your business.

To get started, contact Mark Mielke at or call 403-260-8503.