Corporate & Business
Insolvency & State Receivership
Charles Alovisetti is a partner at Vicente Sederberg and chair of the firm's Corporate Department, where he focuses his practice on advising investors, companies, and other law firms on the nuances of executing corporate transactions involving licensed and ancillary cannabis companies. Prior to joining VS, Charles worked as an associate in the New York offices of Latham & Watkins and Goodwin, where he represented public companies and private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies in a range of corporate transactions.
Charles has worked on licensed transactions in Canada and all the major cannabis markets in the United States. He understands the state and local issues that commonly arise in stock and asset acquisitions as well as issues involved in management companies and other alternative structures.
He also has experience counseling portfolio and emerging growth companies with respect to general corporate and commercial matters and all aspects of compensation arrangements. In addition to his corporate practice, Charles provides specialized cannabis counsel to non-cannabis companies seeking to evaluate the risks of entering the cannabis space and structure their investments to reduce risks.
International Cannabis Bar Association
Budding Companies: Forming Cannabis Startups