Vladimir is widely regarded as one of Canada’s leading advisors in the Canadian cannabis industry.
Prior to joining Cannabis Wheaton, Vladimir was an associate in the Cannabis Group at Bennett Jones LLP. In this role, he had a broad corporate commercial practice where he advised local and international clients on regulatory matters such as licensing and compliance pursuant to the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations and the Narcotic Control Regulations. Vladimir has represented a variety of cannabis industry participants on complex regulatory matters including licensed producers, licensed producer applicants, licensed dealers, e-commerce platforms, seed-to-sale software developers, design and build firms, patient aggregators, equipment manufacturers and distributors, and cannabis branding companies.
Vladimir earned dual law (J.D./J.D.) degrees from the University of Windsor and University of Detroit Mercy.