Butera, Mia L.

Mia L. Butera
Attorney

t: 510.834.6600
f: 510.834.1928
mbutera@wendel.com

Education

Santa Clara University School of Law; J.D.

McGill University; B.A.

Admissions

State Bar of California

Practice Areas

Business
Cannabis

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Mia represents a variety of clients in business and contract law, including assisting clients with commercial agreements, entity formation and corporate structuring, corporate governance, and commercial transactions.

She has assisted nonprofit entities (501(c)3 and 501(c)4) in formation, dissolution and tax matters. She has experience counseling cannabis businesses on a wide range of corporate and commercial transactions.

Mia’s background includes serving as the first in-house attorney for Instacart, overseeing all legal matters, including commercial partnership agreements, wage and hour compliance, and litigation oversight. She also worked as a deal specialist for Oracle, drafting contracts and counseling business teams on high-value commercial agreements.

Alameda County Bar Association

  • Cannabis Section, member

Publications

What Lies Ahead for Legal and Legislative Developments in 2019

What Lies Ahead for Legal and Legislative Developments in 2019

01/09/2019 | mg Magazine

On January 9, 2019, mg Magazine published an article co-written by Wendel Rosen attorneys Rob Selna and Mia Butera. Their article contemplates changes happening at the federal level, as well…

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Events

Cannabis Section Movie Night: Weed the People

Cannabis Section Movie Night: Weed the People

09/18/2019 | Alameda County Bar Association

Sponsored by the ACBA Cannabis Section and Wendel Rosen LLP who will provide light refreshments Cannabis has been off-limits to doctors and researchers in the US for the past 80 years, but…

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News

The Rising Tides of Consolidation and M&A

The Rising Tides of Consolidation and M&A

10/18/2019 | Marijuana Venture

In their byline article for Marijuana Venture titled “The Rising Tides of Consolidation and M&A,” attorneys Karen Balderama and Mia Butera discuss how 2019 has brought in a massive amount…

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Wendel Rosen Welcomes Attorney Mia Butera to Business Practice

Wendel Rosen Welcomes Attorney Mia Butera to Business Practice

02/02/2018

OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 2, 2018 – Wendel, Rosen, Black & Dean LLP, the largest law firm in the East Bay representing businesses throughout the Bay Area and state, welcomes attorney…

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Education

Santa Clara University School of Law; J.D.

McGill University; B.A.

Admissions

State Bar of California

Practice Areas

Business
Cannabis