Sam Livermore

Senior Counsel

Directors and senior management teams value my practical, creative and diplomatic approach to complex transactions and governance challenges.

Samuel M. Livermore's 35-year practice spans a broad spectrum of business counseling and complex transactional matters, including business organization and structuring, corporate governance, securities disclosure and compliance, investor relations, mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt financing, executive compensation and international transactions. He has advised publicly and privately-held companies, boards of directors, special committees, family-owned businesses, individuals and majority and minority stockholder groups in numerous industries, domestic and foreign.

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  • Uber Closes SoftBank Investment 


  • Stanford Law School
    JD, 1978

  • University of London
    MS, International Relations
    Marshall Scholar, 1974

  • Dartmouth College
    AB, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Barrett Cup, 1973

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The Yosemite Conservancy

Save-the-Redwoods League

Fund for People in Parks