Stephen Cassidy

General Council

The General Counsel of NUG, Inc., Stephen Cassidy provides expert and strategic legal advice to the senior management on contracts, partnership agreements, real estate transactions, employee relations, business litigation, trademarks and copyrights law, and corporate governance standards.  Cassidy’s duties and responsibilities include compliance with applicable local, county, and state laws and regulations, including California’s new cannabis regulatory regime.  

An active member of the California Bar, Cassidy has achieved an AV Preeminent rating, the premier ranking from Martindale-Hubbell for attorneys nationwide recognized for their outstanding legal skills and the highest ethical standards. Cassidy also served as Mayor of San Leandro, California from January 2011 through December 2014.