Deanna Clark-Esposito, Esq. is the Managing Attorney of the New York City based Clark-Esposito Law Firm, P.C., and provides legal representation to domestic and foreign companies with matters involving US federal laws and agencies including, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on vape and tobacco products, and the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) on cannabis. She also handles matters concerning the import, export, transportation, and fashion industries.
In 2018, she presented on “Vape & CBD Legalities: A Primer for Retailers, Manufacturers and Importers” at Champs Trade Shows in Las Vegas and taught a course entitled “Legal Compliance for the Vape & E- Cigarette Industry” for Lawline.com. Deanna was also invited to speak as a panelist at Yale University’s first ever “Business of Legal Cannabis” conference. In 2017, she presented at the “Vapor Fair Meets Hookah Fair” trade show, providing an overview of current obligations, deadlines, and what is on the horizon for the vape industry in terms of FDA regulations and compliance. She was also a panelist at the Women Grow NYC event entitled, “Know the Law: The Legal Side of a Cannabis Business.”
Deanna writes legal editorial content for the vape industry’s “B2B Wholesaler” and the cannabis industry’s “CannaBiz Wholesaler” magazines. More about her and the firm may be found at www.clarkespositolaw.com and on Twitter @tradetogrow.