Pouyan Zivari

Pouyan Zivari
General Counsel

Pouyan Zivari has been with Anchor’s Legal Department since August 2013 and brings with him over nine years of experience working in various areas of transactional law and litigation. Mr. Zivari’s areas of engagement for Anchor and its affiliates includes commercial and corporate transactions, securities, real estate and mortgage litigation, and regulatory compliance with respect to state and federal laws governing financial institutions. During the past nine years Mr. Zivari has played a key role in successfully resolving hundreds of complex legal disputes utilizing his sophisticated understanding of both business and law.

Mr. Zivari earned his Bachelor’s degree from UCLA with high honors (Magna Cum Laude) and his Juris Doctorate from Southwestern Law School, where he graduated on the Dean’s List and received the CALI Award for Academic Excellence on three separate occasions. Mr. Zivari has also appeared as a guest lecturer in the Sociology Department of California State University, Northridge.

Pouyan enjoys reading, swimming, and spending time with his family and friends. He is also an avid traveler, having visited more than 20 different countries worldwide.