Moderator - Jerry Derevyanny


Jerry was General Counsel of Northwest Cannabis Solutions and helped guide NWCS from its pre-licensed phase to becoming a 200+ employee cannabis producer/processor.  Currently he is the Executive Vice President of Corporate Development at Cannex Group. Prior to that, Mr. Derevyanny

Jerry was also previously the head litigation partner at Adler Vermillion & Skocilich LLP after starting his career as a commercial litigator at Kaye Scholer LLP in New York City (now a part of Arnold & Porter LLP).

Jerry holds a BA in Business Administration with a focus in Entrepreneurship from the University of Washington and a JD from Boston University. Mr. Derevyanny is a licensed attorney in Washington and New York.