Who We Are

Methven & Associates, the Business Law CounselorsTM, is a business-law firm.

Attorney Biographies
Bruce E. Methven
Kenneth A. Priore
Tammy A. Brown

Bruce E. Methven, Owner

Picture of Bruce E. Methven
Contact this attorney.

Admitted to the State Bar of California 1980

Practice Areas
Corporations and partnerships, leases, contracts, intellectual property, international business, real estate, litigation

Affiliations
  • Alameda County Bar Association
  • Bar Association of Los Angeles
  • American Bar Association
  • American Arbitration Association
  • EFF Electronic Frontier Foundation
  • CPSR Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility
  • ERN Entrepreneurs Resource Network-founder and president
  • Founder and Former Chair - Alameda County Bar Association,
  • Intellectual Property and Computer Law Committee
  • Former Chair - Intellectual Property Committee, BAMTA
  • Former President - High Technology Entrepreneurial Council
  • Former Director - MDG.org Multimedia Development Group, Legal Counsel
  • Former Director - Junior Achievement, Legal Counsel
Education
  • Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California at Berkeley
  • BA, University of California at Berkeley
  • Two years of undergraduate work at MIT

Kenneth A. Priore, Of Counsel

Picture of Kenneth Priore
Contact this attorney.
  • Admitted to the State Bar of California 1996

Practice areas
Corporations, securities, corporate compliance and governance, intellectual property, venture capital, leases, contracts, and business law.

Affiliations
  • SF Bar Association
  • SVASE(Silicon Valley Association of Startup Entrepreneurs)
  • SDForum(Software Developer's Forum)
Education
  • Tulane Law School-1995
  • B.A., Tufts University-1991

Tammy A. Brown, Of Counsel

Picture of Tammy Brown
Contact this attorney.
  • Admitted to the State Bar of California 1994

Practice areas
Civil litigation, with significant experience in construction law, employment law, and business litigation.

Affiliations
  • SF Trial Lawyers Association
Education
  • Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D. - 1994, Graduated Top 15%
  • University of California, Berkeley, B.A. - 1987


BACK TO HOME PAGE


Photos of Bruce and Ken provided by Miguel Saldana, True Spectrum Photography. The photo of Tammy provided by Shelia Walker, Skyy Photography.