Uniondale, NY – May 17, 2023 – Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C., announced today that Elizabeth Kase, Of Counsel, was once again honored in PoliticsNY and amNY Metro’s 2023 Cannabis Industry Power Players List. The 2023 Cannabis Industry Power Players list was published online at PoliticsNY.com on May 17 and in print in the amNY Metro on May 24.
PoliticsNY and amNY Metro co-publish a monthly list of Power Players — the public officials, business executives, and community leaders who are shaping the future of the city and the state. The 2023 Cannabis Industry Power Players list recognizes the state and local officials, regulators, investors, legal advisors, and cannabis industry visionaries who continue to grow New York’s cannabis industry.
“Congratulations to Elizabeth on her recognition in the 2023 Cannabis Industry Power Players list”, said Managing Partner, Adam Silvers. “This honor is an acknowledgment of Elizabeth’s outstanding work, leadership and dedication to her clients in her field and our community as a whole. We are very proud of Elizabeth”.
Ms. Kase is co-chair of the firms Cannabis Law practice group. She counsels clients seeking licensure in the emerging adult-use cannabis space pursuant to NY’s Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act. Since the inception of The Compassionate Care Act in 2014, Ms. Kase guided entrepreneurs, businesses, and social equity applicants seeking to navigate NY’s ever-changing regulatory landscape. She lectures extensively about the status of the laws, legal ethics, and compliance in the cannabis space. She has published numerous articles pertaining to criminal law, cannabis law, and cannabis/derivative products. Ms. Kase is widely recognized for her distinguished experience and was named a “Trailblazer in Cannabis Law” in the National Law Journal. She began her career as Assistant District Attorney in New York County and defended clients in complex federal and state criminal matters for more than twenty years.
Ms. Kase is also well known for her tireless advocacy and commitment to her clients, defending large-scale federal and state criminal matters including public corruption cases, conspiracies, mortgage fraud, health fraud, immigration fraud, embezzlement schemes, sex crimes, and narcotics cases, as well as complex DWIs.
For over 50 years, Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C., headquartered in Uniondale, has built a reputation as one of the region’s leading providers of innovative legal services. Its attorneys are practical, experienced advocates who measure their success by their clients’ success. Cornerstone groups in all major practice areas of the law are represented at the firm, including corporate and securities, corporate restructuring & bankruptcy, commercial lending, commercial litigation, intellectual property, health care, real estate, employment, not-for-profit, cybersecurity and data privacy, energy, and trusts and estates. Clients include large and mid-sized corporations, privately held businesses, institutions and individuals.
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