Tim Curren, JD, MBA


Tim's business and operational experience spans over 20 years and across many disciplines. Tim spent the first fifteen years of his career as a pilot, first as a officer in the United States Air Force and then for American Airlines, logging over five thousand hours of flying in 9 different jet aircraft. At American Airlines, Tim served as a technical pilot in which capacity he developed operational procedures, represented the airline before the FAA and within industry working groups and regularly participated in incident investigations. Tim's experience also includes service as an airline industry financial analyst, as a senior associate for a major commercial real estate firm, and as a consultant to venture capital portfolio companies. Tim received his legal training at the law firm of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld where he focused his practice in the area of hedge funds and private equity.

Tim received his B.S., magna cum laude, in electrical engineering from Tufts University and his M.B.A., Beta Gamma Sigma, from the University of Texas in Austin. He received his J.D., summa cum laude, from the Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law where he was a member of the Southern Methodist University Law Review Association and a member of the Order of the Coif.