Sam Edwards concentrates his practice in corporate and securities law, with a strong focus on the technology and energy industries.
Within the energy industry, Sam assists companies with a range of strategic transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures, equity and debt financings, restructurings and recapitalizations, project development and financing, and joint ventures. Clients value his experience, industry knowledge, and the solutions-oriented approach he brings to business-critical transactions.
In the technology industry, Sam works with emerging growth clients from pre-formation through exit, assisting with choice of entity and initial formation, angel and venture capital financings, and sales to strategic and financial buyers. He enjoys working with entrepreneurs young and old for the energy and passion they bring every day.
Sam also regularly serves as outside general counsel, assisting clients with a range of day-to-day legal issues and commercial agreements, including employment and independent contractor agreements, leases, licenses, supply and vendor agreement, and equipment purchase and sale contracts. He also provides corporate governance counseling and advice on fiduciary duties, conflicts of interest, and best practices.