Ryan Agnew’s practice is primarily dedicated to adult-use and medical cannabis businesses, with a focus on compliance and corporate counsel. Ryan has been representing cannabis clients in Washington since 2013, and now brings his many years of practical experience to clients in the heartland as a member of the WLJ Cannabis and Industrial Hemp team. Ryan currently represents licensed large and medium-scale cannabis cultivators and processors, retailers, hemp growers and processors, and ancillary companies in extraction and distillation technology. He has a strong background in crafting fair and expedient solutions to clients’ problems with state and local government and with assisting his clients on regulatory compliance.
Ryan is a resident of Bentonville, Arkansas, along with his wife and two children. When not in the oﬃce, attending conferences or spending time with family, Ryan can be found working on cars.
Ryan is an active member of the International Cannabis Bar Association and the Oklahoma Cannabis Industry Association. He is a certiﬁed mediator, a presenter on ethics and federal/state conﬂicts in cannabis law, and speaks regularly at cannabis conventions and trade shows. He is licensed to practice in Washington and Arkansas and his Oklahoma and Missouri bar licenses are pending.