Samuel Dillard is an associate in the New York office of Latham & Watkins. Mr. Dillard is a member of the Emerging Companies Practice and the firm’s Corporate Department.

Mr. Dillard advises entrepreneurs heading startups and other emerging companies through various stages of growth, as well as the venture capitalists who finance them.

His transactional work includes advising on:

  • Early-stage formation and strategy
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Corporate governance
  • Venture capital financings
  • Public offerings of securities
  • Private placements
  • Securities law compliance

Bar Qualification

  • New York


  • JD, Columbia Law School, 2017
    Senior Editor, Columbia Law Review
  • BA in Government & History, Cornell University, 2014
    Dean's List

Languages Spoken

  • English