Akshita Singh


Akshita Singh, an associate in Dickinson Wright’s Chicago office, focuses her practice on Corporate, M&A and Securities focusing on corporate transactions, private funds, regulatory compliance and enforcement and general corporate law.  

Previously, Akshita was industry group coordinator for the Cannabis group in the Chicago office of a large international law firm. She has also served as a legal intern with a local cannabis and medical marijuana company, assisting in state applications for medical and recreational cannabis for dispensaries, processing, and cultivation licenses, as well as performing compliance and regulation research for both medical and recreational cannabis in various states



Education & Credentials


Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology

J.D., 2020

The University of Texas at Austin

B.A., Government, 2016

Bar Admission

  • Illinois

Spoken Languages

  • Hindi

Professional Involvement

  • International Cannabis Bar Association
    • Member, 2021 - Present
  • Chicago Bar Association
    • Member, 2021 - Present
  • South Asian Bar Association of Chicago
    • Member, 2020 - Present

Community Involvement

  • Legal Charter Prep Mentor Program
    • Participant, 2021 - Present
  • Illinois Women in Cannabis
    • Member, 2019 - Present


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