Annual Legislative Update of Agribusiness
John Trinidad, Bahaneh Hobel, and Michael Mercurio
John Trinidad is a partner at Dickerson Peatman & Fogarty, and is part of the firm’s Wine Law, Business, Alcohol Beverage, and Geographical Indications practice groups. John advises wine and alcohol beverage industry clients on a broad range of legal issues, including federal and state licensing, alcohol beverage regulations, and business contracts.
Bahaneh Hobel is a Partner at Dickenson Peatman & Fogarty in Napa and heads the firm’s Alcohol Beverage Law & Compliance group. Bahaneh’s practice focuses on all aspects of alcohol beverage law and regulation for wineries, breweries, distilled spirits plants, importers, wholesalers, and retailers. Bahaneh is also co-owner of Hobel Wines, a small winery located in the Napa Valley, which recently received 98 points for one of its Cabernet Sauvignons.
Michael is an associate attorney at Dickenson Peatman & Fogarty in Napa. He focuses his practice in alcohol beverage and business law and assists clients in the wine, spirits, beer, importing, restaurant, and hospitality industries. He is licensed in California and Kentucky.