Associate Attorney, Vicente Sederburg
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Marijuana Related Banking from Both Sides
Sahar Ayinehsazian specializes in the areas of cannabis banking, corporate transactions and regulations. Located in Vicente Sederberg’s Los Angeles Office, Sahar helped to establish and currently co-leads the firm’s banking and financial services department. Sahar is also a member of the National Cannabis Industry Association’s Banking Access Committee, where she works on strategy and educational advocacy to enable state-licensed businesses to obtain accounts at depository institutions. Prior to joining Vicente Sederberg, Sahar served as the Director of Regulatory and Governmental Affairs at a multi-state money transmitter servicing the cannabis industry, where she developed a comprehensive understanding of credit card flow, banking and cannabis compliance. She holds a Bachelor of Arts, with honors, from the University of California, San Diego and a law degree from Loyola Law School, where she was a Loyola Scholar. Sahar is admitted to practice California. Sahar can be reached at [email protected].