Tara Tedrow, Esq.

Biography:
Tara Tedrow is a shareholder at Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A. and the Chair of the Cannabis & Controlled Substances Group.  In addition to working with clients statewide on land use, zoning and development issues, Tara handles complex regulated industries such as alcoholic beverage and marijuana and hemp licensing.  Tara is a regular presenter and speaker at industry seminars and conferences and advises a variety of clients on the impacts of cannabis regulations.  Tara is also an adjunct professor at the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where she was the first to teach a course on Medical Marijuana Law and Policy. Tara is the only person in the state to be appointed by the Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services to serve on both the Industrial Hemp Advisory Board the state Hemp Advisory Committee, which she chairs. Tara also serves as incoming Vice-Chair of the American Bar Association’s Cannabis Law and Policy General Committee, a member of the Orange County School Impact Fee Study Advisory Committee, Vice-Chair of the Winter Park Economic Development Advisory Board, chair of the Crummer Leadership Business Advisory Board at Rollins College in Winter Park, a member of the Governor’s Transition Advisory Committee on Government Operations, and chair of the Ninth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission.