Matthew S. Schweber


Matthew S. Schweber is a writer and civil litigator, specializing in family law, cannabis regulation, and intellectual property. In addition, Matt acts as a legal consultant to hedge funds and venture capital firms investing in medical marijuana enterprises; advises companies providing treatment and ancillary services to medical marijuana patients; and is devising a website,, which compiles cannabis statutes, ordinances, and case law and which analyses related legal developments.             

Matthew has published articles on American culture, literature, and law in Dissent, CrossCurrents, and Salon; has created an introductory college survey course in American Studies called “The American Idea/The Idea of America”; and has lectured on the constitutional questions posed by cannabis’ bifurcated legal scheme.    

He also has served as co-chair of the New York Bar Association’s Municipal Cannabis Subcommittee; has participated in panel discussion on cannabis and federalism; and he belongs to the National Cannabis Bar Association. 

Practice Areas

  • Intellectual Property

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