Max Borg is a partner in the firm’s Business Law department and is a member of the Cannabis Business & Law Advisory practice. He advises business operators and founders, license holders, brands, technology and other ancillary businesses, investors and funds operating in the emerging legal cannabis industry.

His cannabis practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings, debt financings, restructurings, securities laws compliance, corporate governance, and related commercial transactions. Max also serves as outside general counsel to various licensed cannabis dispensaries, cultivators, and manufacturers, helping them navigate an increasingly complex business and regulatory environment through all stages of the business cycle.

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J.D., magna cum laude, Brooklyn Law School

B.A., George Washington University


New York


honors & awards

Massachusetts Rising Stars (2023)

Rising Star in the 2021 edition of New York Metro Super Lawyers®

Recognized as a top-rated Securities and Corporate Finance attorney in New York, NY

speaking engagements

“State of the Industry: Financing Sources,” Moderator, Burns & Levinson 6th Annual State of the Cannabis Industry Conference, October 2022

“The State of Massachusetts Cannabis – 6 years later”, Speaker, EisnerAmper Podcast, March 2022