Stephanie Gambino

Resource Attorney
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About Stephanie

Stephanie focuses on resource development, knowledge management and practice innovation for Cooley’s public companies practice group, with an emphasis on advising on trends and developments at the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Before joining Cooley, Stephanie practiced corporate and securities law at Dorsey & Whitney and Hughes Media Law Group.


  • Co-author, “The SEC’s Anticipated Climate-Related Disclosure Proposal and Its Implications for the Energy and Natural Resource Industries,” The Foundation for Natural Resources and Energy Law, 2022
  • Author, “Exceeding Its Authority: The USPTO Prevents Federal Registration of Medical Marijuana Trademarks,” Seattle University Law Review, Volume 40, Issue 4, 2017

Industry presentations

  • Presenter, “Cannabis International/Globalization,” 34th Annual ROTH Capital Conference, 2022
  • Presenter, “Beyond the Founder’s Investment: Raising Capital in Compliance with State and Federal Securities Laws,” Seattle Angel Conference, 2021
  • Presenter, “FDA and FTC Labeling and Marketing Regulations,” CBD Considerations in the Pacific Northwest seminar, 2020
  • Presenter, “The Cannabis Landscape at Home and Abroad,” Northwest Securities Institute, 2019
  • Presenter, “Hemp Cultivation in Washington, Oregon and Colorado,” The Lucrative Business of Marijuana in Washington State seminar, 2019
  • Presenter, “2018 Farm Bill: An Overview,” 31st Annual ROTH Capital Conference, 2019


Seattle University School of Law
JD, 2017, magna cum laude

James Madison University
BA, 2010, Media Arts & Design, magna cum laude

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Memberships & affiliations

Washington Bar Association