Shilpa Thakur is a member of the Corporate Practice Group and focuses on entity formations, general corporate governance, seed and venture financings and counseling of emerging internet and technology companies primarily based in Silicon Valley and India. She graduated from the University of San Francisco School of Law, where she concentrated on International, Businessand Intellectual Property Law.

Through her academic and professional experiences during law school, Shilpa developed a deep interest in international business transactions. She spent her 1L summeras a Corporate and IP Extern at leading Indian law firm, Fox Mandal Little, in Bangalore, India. Shilpa also worked as an in-house legal intern at Counsyl, a medical technology company in South San Francisco.

Shilpa holds a certificate in Indian Legal Systems from the National Law School of India University at Bangalore.

Post law school, she worked as the Legal Head for Quest Technologies, Inc., a 500 startups backed company, based in San Francisco, CA.