Valerio Romano, Esq. is a partner at Vicente Sederberg LLC. After graduating from the University of San Francisco School of Law, Valerio worked with cannabis pioneers at Pier 5 law offices in San Francisco to defend against the government’s overreach into the marijuana industry. Since 2012, with VGR Law Firm, PC, and now Vicente Sederberg LLC, Valerio has worked to site cannabis businesses in Massachusetts and across the country. Valerio works regularly with mayors, city councilors, selectmen, planners, police chiefs, and state officials to resolve issues surrounding siting these businesses. Valerio was a co-author of the ballot initiative that ended cannabis prohibition in Massachusetts.