Genny Kiley focuses her practice on business and corporate transactional law. She has extensive experience assisting clients with business structuring, entity formation, mergers and acquisitions, corporate securities, and commercial loan transactions.
Genny also specializes in franchise law and alcohol regulatory law. Her business and regulatory background provides a unique perspective when advising clients in the cannabis industry. Genny serves as chair of Emerge’s Cannabis Compliance and Licensing practice group. She has helped many cannabis businesses navigate state and local marijuana rules and regulations, obtain recreational and medical marijuana licenses, and avoid common pitfalls unique to the cannabis industry.
Prior to co-founding Emerge Law Group, Genny served as Senior Counsel at Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, P.C., one of Oregon’s largest firms. Genny was also an adjunct professor at the University of Oregon School of Law, where she taught a mergers and acquisitions course.
Santa Clara University School of Law, Juris Doctor, Law Certificate Corporate Transactions (2005)
University of Oregon, Bachelor of Arts (2001)