Shama Thathi focuses her practice on business formations, mergers & acquisitions, and general business planning. Shama’s interest in entrepreneurship and business motivated her to pursue a dual-degree in Finance and Accounting at Boston University, graduating cum laude. After her undergraduate studies, she worked in her family’s business, managing gas stations and convenience stores in Arizona.
Shama received her Juris Doctor from the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law in 2015. During law school, she participated in the American Bar Association’s Judicial Internship Opportunity Program, serving as a Legal Intern for the Honorable Jon W. Thompson of the Arizona Court of Appeals, Division One. In addition, she was a Managing Editor of the Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law.
Before joining the firm, Shama was an attorney for the Governor’s Regulatory Review Council, where she gained extensive experience in identifying potential regulatory and compliance issues.
Currently, Shama is a member of the Board of Directors for the South Asian Bar Association of Arizona, where she serves as its Treasurer. Shama is also a Board member for the Arizona Asian American Bar Association and a member of the Business Law Section of the State Bar of Arizona and American Bar Association.