Stephen Lenn

Partner - Greenspoon Marder

Stephen A. Lenn has over 40 years of legal, commercial and investment banking experience in connection with capital formation for start-ups and emerging and middle market businesses, including private placements of securities, as well as in corporate merger and acquisition transactions. His experience also includes debt finance transactions, loan workouts and other resolutions of distressed businesses and real estate transactions.

Over the past two years Mr. Lenn has brought to the cannabis industry the skill sets as a corporate, merger/acquisition and finance attorney that he developed over the course of many years representing both Fortune 1000 and entrepreneurial clients across the business spectrum. During that period, Mr. Lenn has been involved in representations in pending and closed cannabis acquisition and financing transactions in multiple states involving more than $1 billion.

Mr. Lenn is the former general counsel of a diversified bank holding company and has served as special counsel to federal and state banking regulatory authorities. He holds several Financial Institution Regulatory Authority (FINRA) securities licenses and, for more than 12 years, was the principal of a boutique investment banking firm

 Bar Admissions
  • Arizona
  • California
  • Ohio
  • New York
 Education
  • J.D., Columbia University Law School
  • B.A., Tufts University, cum laude
 Practice Areas
  • Corporate & Business
  • Cannabis
  • Hospitality, Alcohol & Leisure Industry Group
  • Martindale-Hubbell, Rated AV® Preeminent ™
  • Martindale Hubbell, “Arizona Top Rated Lawyer,” 2018
Publications
  • Author, “Corona Owner’s Investment A Turning Point For Cannabis,” Law360, September 11, 2018
  • Greenspoon Marder Client Alert: Constellation Brands’ $3.8 Billion Investment Promises Growth & Consolidation for the Cannabis
 In the News
  • Featured, “Greenspoon Marder Continues to Expand, Opens Office in Phoenix,” Daily Business Review, November 29, 2017
  • Featured, “Greenspoon Marder Announces Further Expansion With Office Opening In Phoenix,” Phoenix Business Journal, November 27, 2018
News
  • Greenspoon Marder Client Alert: Constellation Brands’ $3.8 Billion Investment Promises Growth & Consolidation for the Cannabis Industry
  • Greenspoon Marder Client Alert: Constellation Brands’ $3.8 Billion Investment Promises Growth & Consolidation for the Cannabis Industry
  • Greenspoon Marder Partner Stephen Lenn Selected as a “2018 Arizona Top Rated Lawyer” by Martindale Hubbell
  • Greenspoon Marder Supports The Women’s Board Of Barrow Neurological Foundation’s 2018 Barrow Grand Ball
  • Greenspoon Marder Announces Further Expansion With Office Opening In Phoenix