Jennifer Hoffpauir is a Partner with Parlatore Law Group who focuses on helping visionaries bring their ideas to fruition. An experienced in-house advisor to startups and nonprofits, she is well-positioned to understand the unique challenges of growing businesses and to be a strategic partner from initial idea to IPO.
A sizeable portion of Ms. Hoffpauir’s practice is advising nonprofits. Knowledgeable about nonprofit formation, taxation and operations, Ms. Hoffpauir specializes in advising nonprofits led by veterans. Ms. Hoffpauir treats nonprofits as businesses with a mission and understands that nonprofit leaders need a partner to help them operationalize their dreams, think strategically, and be innovative about their ambitions for changing the world.
Additionally, Ms. Hoffpauir is a trusted advisor on employment law matters. An experienced human resources leader in the highly regulated healthcare and energy sectors, she brings a high degree of business acumen to her employment law practice. She is skilled at internal investigations, coaching leaders through organizational changes, and resolving complex employment challenges before they lead to litigation.
Her involvement in the mid-Atlantic’s growing cannabis industry draws on Ms. Hoffpauir’s background in agriculture and property law. She has a published paper on the Farm Bill and understands the unique challenges of cannabis cultivators and dispensaries. Experienced in zoning, land use and licensing, she is fearless about advocating for her clients before state licensing boards, county councils, and state legislatures.
Ms. Hoffpauir graduated cum laude from Harvard College, and with honors from the Georgetown University Law Center. She is licensed to practice in Maryland and currently lives in Maryland. When not practicing law, Ms. Hoffpauir enjoys cooking, gardening, and foraging mushrooms with her children.