Sarah Lee Gossett Parrish (http://www.sarahleegossettparrish.com) is a third-generation attorney who maintains a business litigation practice with an emphasis in Oklahoma’s cannabis industry. She is also admitted to practice in Texas. Sarah Lee represents dispensaries, growers, processors, and ancillary businesses within the cannabis space.
The National Law Journal recently named Sarah Lee one of its 2019 Cannabis Trailblazers. Sarah Lee has achieved Martindale-Hubbell’s highest AV rating for both peer and judicial review and is a member of Lawyers of Distinction for Excellence in Cannabis Law. Sarah Lee was named one of the Women Leaders in the Law by The American Lawyer Magazine in 2019 and 2020 for her leadership in Oklahoma's medical marijuana industry. She is a member of the American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, International Cannabis Bar Association, National Cannabis Industry Association, NORML, the Oklahoma Cannabis Industry Association, and Oklahoma Women Cann.
Sarah Lee is admitted to practice in all state and federal district courts in Oklahoma; all state courts in Texas; the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit; and the United States Supreme Court. She received her B.A. in Letters from the University of Oklahoma, graduating with the Silver Leitzeiser Award for Outstanding Senior, Phi Beta Kappa, and Summa Cum Laude. While chairing the Oklahoma Governor’s Commission on the Status of Women, Sarah Lee was instrumental in starting the Oklahoma Women’s Hall of Fame. She recently organized and moderated Cannabis POTpourri, a sold out continuing legal education course and The Oklahoma Bar Association's first full day of cannabis education for Oklahoma attorneys, held during the Bar's 2019 Annual Convention.
Often interviewed in print and digital media, Sarah Lee has been quoted in Marijuana Business Daily, Los Angeles Times, The Denver Post, The New York Times, The Chicago Tribune, and online publications of ABC News, Newsmax, InStyle, Food and Wine, The Leaf, Leafbuyer.com, Cannabis Tech, CPA Practice Advisor, Cooking Light, and Health.com magazines. She has been a guest on numerous radio shows, including Cannabis A to Z with Frankie Boyer, iHeart Radio, Andy Hooser The Voice of Reason, The Mike Siegel Show, the Heidi Selexa Show, and KTOK. Her legal thriller took second place in the New York LawJournal’s 2006 Fiction Writing Contest, and she has shown her fine art photography at Art SanDiego and during Miami’s Art Basel week at Spectrum Miami. Sarah Lee is a monthly columnist for Herb-Age, an Oklahoma cannabis magazine, and has spoken at cannabis events, including CannaCon I and CannaCon II in Oklahoma City.