Areva Martin


Awards & Accolades

USA Today and Wall Street Journal Bestselling Author
Award-winning Civil Rights Attorney


Areva Martin is an award-winning civil rights attorney, advocate, legal and social issues commentator, talk show host, and producer. A CNN legal analyst, Areva co-hosted the syndicated talk show Face the Truth and Emmy Award-winning The Doctors. Host of the webbased talk show The Special Report with Areva Martin, she is a regular contributor on Dr. Phil, Good Morning America, and World News Tonight. A best-selling author, Areva has dedicated her fourth book, Awakening: Ladies, Leadership, and the Lies We’ve Been Told, to helping women worldwide recognize, own, and assert their limitless power. Areva is the founder of Special Needs Network, Inc., California’s premier autism advocacy organization. She has raised millions of dollars for autism, and has played a leadership role in advocating for state and federal laws to eliminate disparities in state funding for individuals with disabilities. She is also founder and CEO of the digital health technology company, Butterflly Health, Inc. A Harvard Law School graduate, Areva founded the Los Angeles based civil rights firm, Martin & Martin, LLP. Her extensive business experience has positioned her as one of the top female entrepreneurs of the 21st century.

Published Book

Success Mindsets

USA Today and Wall Street Journal best-seller!

The road to sustainable, long-term success is not one of domination and defeat; it’s a path walked by a quiet warrior whose weapons are kindness and compassion. The recent global pandemic has changed our world forever. As the pieces are slowly put back together, the call for empathy and communicative awareness has never been more readily sought after, especially in the business. In his latest publication, Succeed the Right Way, Paul L Gunn Jr. demonstrates how the new landscape of business leadership will be defined not by rigid stoicism, but through emotional intelligence. Drawing on myriad real-life examples, Succeed the Right Way is the de facto guide to living a successful life grounded in kindness and compassion.

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