Colorado Criminal Defense Attorney writes on his blog about IRS Audits of Marijuana Dispensaries that they may be a part of the way the United States Government is responding to recent changes in state laws regarding the possession and use of Marijuana. Colorado, Washington and California are three states have made marijuana legal. These amendments are not in accordance with Federal Narcotics Laws. So Federal Charges may be levied against those in possession of or manufacturing marijuana, especially in large amounts.
An elite group of Lawyers who are ranked among the top in their legal practice areas comprises the Chamber USA List. Colorado Criminal Defense Attorney, Gary Lozow, was ranked in Band 1 under of the "Litigation/White Collar Crime & Government Investigations". Chambers includes lawyers on its list based on interviews with their peers and clients. Law firms and individual lawyers are ranked in “bands” from one to six, with one being the best. The categories are: Corporate/M&A, intellectual property, labor and employment, litigation, natural resources and environment and real estate. Chambers ranks the attorneys and law firms by carrying out thousands of in-depth interviews with clients in order to assess their reputations and expertise across the United States. The qualities that determine rankings include technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness/astuteness, diligence and committment. Chambers has this to say regarding Mr. Gary Lozow, “He is one of the state’s most respected criminal defense attorneys. Sources commend him as a highly talented trial lawyer who’s not afraid to take on a difficult case.”