STEVEN J. THAYER
Founder
Handler Thayer, LLP


Mr. Thayer is a founding partner of Handler Thayer, LLP. He currently serves as the Chairman of the firm’s Commercial Practice Group which includes the firm’s Business & Corporate Practice, Real Estate Practice, and Sports & Entertainment Law Practice. Mr. Thayer has a diverse background and has represented individuals, businesses, and family offices in a variety of legal matters.

Mr. Thayer’s extensive business and corporate background allows him to serve as general counsel for high net worth family offices. Mr. Thayer works closely with the Advanced Planning team at the firm to help clients with advanced family office structures, business succession planning, and wealth transfer strategies. He provides advice regarding their business transactions such as business and real estate acquisitions and divestures, private equity investments, venture capital investments, and other transactions involving the family enterprise. In 2013, he was one of four finalists for the prestigious Family Office Review Award – Best Private Client Lawyer in North America.