Attorney Vaché Thomassian is a founding partner of KJT Law Group, LLP. In addition to being a practicing attorney, Thomassian has experience in development consulting and legal reform. Thomassian holds a Masters of International Affairs from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) where his area of concentration was Economic and Political Development with a specialization in International Conflict Resolution. While at Columbia, Thomassian was a Luys Foundation Scholar working with an international network of Armenian students from top universities around in the world.
Thomassian earned his Juris Doctor from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles where he studied Civil Rights litigation as well as Genocide law. Prior to law school he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Legal Studies from the University of California, Berkeley.
Thomassian is passionate about the local community as well as developmental work internationally. He serves on the Board of Directors of several nonprofit and social justice organizations locally and abroad. Additionally, Thomassian is an adjunct professor at Woodbury University, where he teaches Constitutional Law.
Thomassian is licensed to practice law in the state of California and the US District Court, Central District of California.