Mr. Goggin has waged battle on the front lines of industrial hemp reform for two decades. Based in San Francisco, he served as co-counsel in the seminal HIA v. DEA cases and led the effort to pass California’s industrial hemp bill in 2013 following three vetoes. Presently, Mr. Goggin sits on Vote Hemp’s board and is working to implement hemp farming in California. He runs a solo practice advising clients on all forms of cannabis compliance and became of counsel to the Hoban Law Group in 2016. He joined with HLG to challenge DEA’s recent “marihuana extract” Final Rule in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. With a long history of litigating, Mr. Goggin is a trained mediator and has a respected reputation as a dispute resolution specialist.