James Doherty to resign as general counsel of Acreage Holdings

Acreage Holdings, a vertically integrated, multi-state operator of cannabis ‎cultivation and retailing facilities in the U.S, announced the resignation of James Doherty (pictured), general counsel, effective April 30, 2022, and has launched a national search for his successor.

“On behalf of the Acreage family, I also would like to thank Jim Doherty for all his hard work over the past four years and wish him the best as he returns to private practice. Jim has been a key player in Acreage’s growth, overseeing acquisitions, mergers, and compliance, and assisting in raising significant funding. We are all grateful for the diligence and enthusiasm he brought in helping to transform this company into what it is today.” said Peter Caldini, CEO of Acreage Holdings.

Prior to joining Acreage Holdings in 2018, James Doherty was a partner at Doherty Hayes for almost 15 years. He started his career as a judicial law clerk at the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. He later joined the Pennsylvania Gamin Control Board as special counsel for 2 years.