Shan K. Thever
Shan K. Thever has been a practicing attorney since 1977 and has been admitted to practice in California, New York, Washington D.C. and the United States Supreme Court. He is currently the Director of the New York City Bar Association Small Law Firm Center. He also practices Business law.
Mr. Thever served as a Lawyer Representative for the Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference from 2004-2007. He was named a Pre-eminent, AV rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell. His areas of expertise include Health Care, Municipal and Business Law.
Mr. Thever was appointed by Former Governor of California Jerry Brown to the Medical Board of California. He was also appointed by both former Los Angeles Mayors Bradley and Riordan to serve on several influential city boards including the Airport Advisory Commission, the Municipal Improvement Corporation of Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Local Development Bank.
Shan Thever served as a consultant to the Department of Commerce in Washington D.C. He was nominated by President Bill Clinton to serve as the Assistant Director of the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) within the Department of Commerce in Washington D.C.
Mr. Thever also served as the Governor’s Special Representative to the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) on international technology transfer-related issues including the transfer of Agro technology from California to Egypt.
Shan Thever received the Trailblazer Award from the South Asian Bar Association and has received commendations from the United States Congress as well as the California State Legislature. Mr. Thever received his B.A. cum laude, Juris Doctor and Management Development for Entrepreneurs Certificate from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), UCLA Law School and UCLA Business School, respectively.