Samuel W. Whitt

Counsel

  • (T) 919.755.1800
  • (F) 919.890.4555
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Overview

Sam Whitt is a seasoned transactional lawyer with a broad range of experience.  His practice is focused primarily on general counsel services and start-up initiatives focused on specific verticals, such as sustainable development and Internet applications.

Sam represents corporate clients ranging from start-up ventures to Fortune 500 companies.  He has served as General Counsel and a C-level executive of several venture-backed companies in the Research Triangle Park, NC area.  His hands-on experience and versatility enables him to counsel clients on a broad range of activities, such as:

  • General Corporate
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Financing:  Debt & Private Equity
  • Economic Development
  • Contract Analysis
  • Corporate Strategies
  • Asset Protection

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Education
  • George Mason University, J.D., 1991
  • Brigham Young University, B.S. in Accounting, 1987
Bar Admissions
  • North Carolina
Civic & Professional Memberships
  • Raleigh Charter High School Board Member
  • Wake County Bar Association
  • N.C. Economic Developers Association
  • American Corporate Counsel Association
  • Boy Scouts of America

The Appalachian Trail

"I've hiked in Western North Carolina for years with my three boys- they all like the outdoors. For six years now, my boys and I and several of our friends hike around seventy miles of the Appalachian Trail. We spend a week hiking and camping, and we carry everything we need on our backs. We find and purify our water, and prepare or find our food. One of my city-slicker friends told me to be sure and pack a Visa card, but if I did, there would be no place to use it!"

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"Let no feeling of discouragement prey upon you, and in the end you are sure to succeed.”  Abraham Lincoln