Samuel Esan is a California lawyer specializing in venture capital financings, counselling emerging growth companies, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, U.S. securities law compliance matters and general corporate matters.
Sam began his career at McGuireWoods in Chicago, Illinois, where he focused on private equity fund formations, mergers and acquisitions, venture lending and related corporate and securities matters. Thereafter, he moved to Wilson Sonsini Goodrich and Rosati in San Diego, California, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions, counselling emerging growth companies, capital markets matters, public company representation and corporate transactions. Immediately prior to joining Thompson Legal Advisory Services, Sam worked at DLA Piper in San Diego, California, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions, counselling emerging growth companies, corporate venture matters, venture capital and emerging growth matters and corporate transactions. Sam joined the Thompson Legal Advisory Services team in August 2019.
Sam received his J.D. from the University of Illinois College of Law School, Magna Cum Laude, in May 2010. He graduated from the California State University Fullerton in 2002 with a B.A., Cum Laude, with a business degree, majoring in Accounting. Sam is admitted to practice law in California and Illinois (inactive).
Sam may be contacted via email at se@tamarathompson and is based in San Diego, California.View team