Shane Pennington

Shane Pennington

Vicente Sederberg, Counsel

New York City, New York

Shane Pennington serves as counsel at Vicente Sederberg LLP, focusing his practice on federal appeals and regulatory issues related to cannabis and hemp. As a former law clerk to federal judges on the D.C. Circuit, the Fifth Circuit, and the D.C. District Court, Shane’s unique insights can also assist clients in evaluating potential or pending cases involving complex regulatory issues. In addition to his work related to cannabis and hemp, Shane advises clients on federal psychedelics law, including DEA regulations governing registration to handle schedule I psychedelic substances under the Controlled Substances Act and efforts to reschedule or deschedule. He regularly litigates issues with important implications for the federal regulation of psychedelics before federal appellate courts across the country. Shane is recognized as “One to Watch” by Best Lawyers in America® and as a top-rated "Rising Stars" cannabis law attorney by Thomson Reuters Super Lawyers. He provides commentary regarding administrative law issues to the Yale Journal on Regulation "Notice & Comment" blog. He is also a regular contributor to the “News From the Circuits” column published in the American Bar Association’s Administrative and Regulatory Law News.

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