Jonathan Havens

Jonathan A. Havens
Credentials & Accolades
Bar Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • Florida
  • Maryland
  • Virginia

Firm Involvement 

  • Co-Chair, Cannabis Law
  • Co-Chair, Food, Beverage and Agribusiness
  • Baltimore Office Managing Partner


  • J.D., Columbus School of Law at The Catholic University of America, 2010
  • B.A., University of Virginia, 2005

Honors & Awards 

  • Named to The Daily Record’s Power 100 List, 2022-23
  • Recipient of The Daily Record's Leadership in Law Award, 2022
  • Named one of Law360's Rising Stars, Cannabis Law, 2021 
  • Named to the Baltimore Business Journal’s "40 Under 40" list, 2021
  • Named to Law360’s Cannabis Editorial Advisory Board, 2020 to present
  • Named to The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch list, Administrative/Regulatory Law, 2021 to present
  • Recipient of The Associated: Jewish Federation of Baltimore’s Fred Walpert Young Leadership Award, 2020
  • Named to The Daily Record's "VIP List," 2019
  • Named one of "America's Leading Lawyers in Cannabis Law" by Chambers USA, 2019 to present
  • Named to the National Law Journal's Cannabis Law Trailblazers list, 2018
  • Recipient of The Daily Record's Generation J.D. Leadership in Law Award, 2018
  • Named to the Maryland Super Lawyers "Rising Stars" List for Food and Drugs, Cannabis Law, Administrative Law, State, Local & Municipal, 2018 to present
  • Named to the Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers "Rising Stars" List for Food and Drugs, Cannabis Law, 2016 to present
  • FDA Group Recognition Award, 2011

Teaching Experience  

  • Jonathan is a guest lecturer on cannabis law and policy and pursuing a legal career, University of Baltimore School of Law, 2020 to present