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Mia L. Butera

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

COVID-19 CARES Act Guidance: Update to Payment Protection Program

COVID-19 CARES Act Guidance: Update to Payment Protection Program

05/29/2020 | Wendel Rosen LLP

Note: This article was originally published on 04/03/2020 and was last updated on 5/29/2020. For more information on the CARES Act, visit Covid-19 CARES Act Guidance. The SBA Section 7(a)…

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COVID-19 CARES Act Guidance

COVID-19 CARES Act Guidance

05/29/2020 | Wendel Rosen LLP

Note: This article was originally published on 04/01/2020 and was last updated on 5/29/2020. There has been a flurry of media articles, blog posts, webinars, and social media posts on…

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COVID-19 Risk Factors Belong in Your Private Placement Memorandum

COVID-19 Risk Factors Belong in Your Private Placement Memorandum

04/23/2020 | Wendel Rosen LLP

The COVID-19 pandemic will have lasting unknown effects on businesses and has already caused delays and cancellations with respect to fundraising efforts and investment transactions planned or already in progress….

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Date Category Publication Title
01/09/2019 Publication mg Magazine What Lies Ahead for Legal and Legislative Developments in 2019

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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The Business of Cannabis:  Regulation, Permitting and Environmental Compliance

The Business of Cannabis: Regulation, Permitting and Environmental Compliance

06/28/2018 | Alameda County Bar Association

Join Wendel Rosen attorney, Mia Butera who will present “The Business of Cannabis: Regulation, Permitting and Environmental Compliance” on Thursday, June 28, 2018 from 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM at…

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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