About Us

Founder Julia sylva

 Julia Sylva has a extensive experience and has been practicing law for over 30 years.  She has a considerable amount of experience working as City Attorney for Cities such as Adelanto, and Maywood, and has drafted local cannabis ordinances for these cities as well.   



A Budding Industry

A budding industry (pun intentional) that is regulated at the state and municipal level is in danger of  turning quickly into a chaotic frenzy instead of the smooth operation that the law mandates.  For that reason it is important to have the expert guidance that Cannabis Policy Institute provides. Our team of experienced Lawyers...

What Municipalities are Saying

The Mayors and City Council Members from a number of cities who have contracted our vital services have seen first hand how having expert advice and a legal team  can provide a clear path forward for appropriate industry growth.