Samantha A. Timmons


200 East Saint Julian Street
PO Box 9848
Savannah, GA 31412-0048

Tel 912.236.0261
Fax 912.236.4936

Samantha Timmons is of counsel at HunterMaclean, where she focuses on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity and venture capital investments, restructurings, and distressed situations. She also has substantial experience with regard to the tax aspects of a wide variety of capital markets transactions, advising on tax aspects of securitized products, debt financing, and private placements, including initial public offerings and convertible note offerings. Samantha has worked on transactions across a broad range of industries, including private equity, financial services, health care, media and entertainment, mining and natural resources, real estate, technology, professional services, apparel, and Internet and telecommunications.

Samantha has expertise advising public and private corporations, partnerships, REITs, S corporations, and LLCs. She has advised some of the world’s largest multinational corporations and private equity firms, as well as numerous closely-held and early-stage growth companies. Samantha has lived and worked in New York City, D.C., Atlanta, and Denver.

Prior to joining the Firm, Samantha worked for three of the Big Four M&A tax practices in New York City, D.C., and Atlanta and as tax director for First Data Corporation in Denver. Samantha is admitted in Washington State and practices out of her office in Denver, Colorado. She is not admitted to practice law in the state of Georgia.


Representative Engagements

  • Represented software developer seller in its sale to Fortune 100 public technology company buyer.
  • Represented energy company buyer in its purchase of stakes in an oil find in Alaska.
  • Represented Fortune 250 financial services company in its initial public offering, down-stream merger, private placement, over $10 billion in debt refinancing, over fourteen buy-side acquisitions, and loss preservation strategies.
  • Represented New York City-based private equity and real estate asset management firm in loss preservation strategies.
  • Represented over twenty private equity firms in over 100 buy-side and sell-side transactions.
  • Represented a software technology company in a C reorganization.
  • Represented a sustainable apparel company in its spin-off from its parent company.

Community Work

  • Tennyson Center for Children: Volunteer



Georgetown University Law Center: LL.M., 2003
Syracuse University College of Law: J.D., 1997
Syracuse University: B.S., 1993


  • Washington State Bar Association
  • Colorado Women’s Bar Association

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