General Counsel

Tyler Anthony

Tyler Anthony serves as General Counsel for Botanical Sciences, where he leverages his decade-long legal career to navigate the intricacies of the regulated cannabis industry. His expertise traces back to 2013, when he was Legal Counsel and Senior Policy Advisor for the Illinois Medical Cannabis Pilot Program. Tyler’s impact extends nationally, as he’s consulted with various state governments to shape their cannabis licensing frameworks.

Tyler has an impressive track record of authoring competitive license applications. Notably, the application he authored for Botanical Sciences received the highest score among all applicants. His legal acumen covers a broad spectrum including regulatory compliance, corporate governance, intellectual property, public procurement, and litigation.

Tyler holds a Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from the University of Illinois College of Law and a Bachelor of Arts from American University in Washington, D.C. When he’s not navigating the complex legal landscape of the cannabis industry, Tyler enjoys cars, golf, music, documentaries, and spending time with his dog.