With industrial hemp and leisure/medical marijuna turning into what it calls extra “mainstream,” legislation agency and lobbying large Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck mentioned it has created a brand new business group to accommodate the maturing markets.

The group shall be co-chaired by Melissa Kuipers Blake, a shareholder within the Denver-based agency’s authorities relations division, and Amy Steinfeld, a shareholder in its pure sources division.

Brownstein Hyatt has labored with purchasers on marijuana- and industrial hemp-related points for greater than a decade, in line with the agency.