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Ramsey Chamie

Senior Corporate & Litigation Attorney

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Ramsey Chamie joined Green Light Law Group in December of 2020. He is a corporate and litigation associate who focuses on complex cannabis and non-cannabis transactions. He represents and advises businesses on a range of matters including asset sales, acquisitions, business formation, restructurings, commercial disputes, real estate transactions, and regulatory matters.

A lifelong sports fan, Ramsey also loves working with, and advocating for, professional athletes and sports agents. He has represented professional athletes in doping-related arbitrations and litigations, agent/athlete contract negotiations, and entertainment and endorsement deals, including representing several of the wonderfully talented family members featured in The Long Game: Bigger Than Basketball, released on Apple TV in April 2022. Ramsey is an Adjunct Instructor at New York University’s Tisch Institute for Global Sport, where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in sports law, antitrust and collective bargaining, and contracts and negotiations.

Ramsey earned his B.A. from Columbia University, where he double majored in neuroscience and history. He also holds a Master of Science in Sports Management from Columbia University and a J.D. cum laude from University of Michigan Law School. After law school, he served as a law clerk to the Honorable William Hoeveler in U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida. Prior to joining the Green Light team, Ramsey was an associate at Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP in New York City.

Ramsey is licensed to practice law in Oregon (2020) and New York (2007). He lives in Portland with his wife, son, and hyperactive dog. In his free time, he can be found hiking and snowshoeing at Mount Hood, cooking enormous family breakfasts, serenading his neighbors with his electric guitar, and pretending he can surf on the Oregon coast.

State of Oregon
U.S. District of Oregon
U.S. District of Oregon Bankruptcy Court

State of New York
Southern District of New York

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At a June 23 meeting, New York’s Cannabis Control Board (CCB) announced that it will accept adult-use conditional processor license…

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Last week, the New York Cannabis Control Board (the Board) held a short public meeting that focused on its three-prong…

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Five Things to Know About The Proposed Psilocybin Products Rules

This past February 2022, the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) published draft Psilocybin Products Rules. As a reminder, OHA’s Psilocybin Services…