Office of Cannabis, San Francisco
Jeremy Schwartz serves as a commercial cannabis regulator of the Office of Cannabis for the City and County of San Francisco. San Francisco is one of a handful of jurisdictions that has adopted a Social Equity Program – designed to provide opportunities to those negatively affected by the War on Drugs. In addition to permitting and issuing regulations, Jeremy routinely engages in community outreach, relationship management, and policy development. Jeremy completed his Juris Doctor from the University of California Hastings College of the Law and was admitted to the California Bar in December 2018. While at UC Hastings, Jeremy externed for the Honorable Elizabeth D. Laporte in the United States District Court, Northern District of California and the San Francisco City Attorney’s Office. Jeremy also served as President of UC Hastings’ Law Students for Sensible Drug Policy. Jeremy resides in San Francisco’s Twin Peaks neighborhood with his wife and maltipoo.