Meet Attorney Joe Rogoway, Esq.
Criminal Defense & Cannabis Lawyer in Santa Rosa
Joe is the lead attorney and founder of Rogoway Law Group, A Professional Corporation. Throughout California, Joe has gained a reputation among the courts, his clients, and his peers, as a skilled and aggressive trial attorney. In the cannabis community, Joe is known as a relentless advocate for the repeal of prohibition and complete legalization of adult use cannabis and hemp.
A lifelong California resident, Joe grew up in the southern California community of Seal Beach prior to attending UC Santa Cruz and the University of San Francisco School of Law. During his educational career, Joe studied abroad at Paracelsus Gymnasium, Germany, Universteit Leiden, the Netherlands, Pazmany University, Hungary, and Charles University in Prague. These experiences, along with a clerkship at Americans for Safe Access, propelled Joe Rogoway into a profession focused on protecting people and ensuring that their rights are fully realized.
Joe Rogoway is admitted to practice in California and Federal Courts where he has consistently achieved outstanding results for his clients. As a co-author of several proposed ballot initiatives in California, Joe has also vigorously sought to end cannabis prohibition. These efforts are now culminating into a new paradigm of legalization.
Joe has spoken at conferences organized by NORML, the Drug Policy Alliance, Cannabis Law Institute, the Mendocino Medical Marijuana Advisory Board, Sonoma Alliance for Medical Marijuana and at the West Coast Cannabis Expo.
In the aggregate, Joe has saved his clients from hundreds of years of incarceration through his advocacy both in and out of the courtroom.