Samuel A. Lifton
Samuel Lifton joined the private equity transactions group of Ropes & Gray’s New York office as an associate in 2021. Samuel focuses on representing private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies in connection with a broad range of transactions and general corporate matters.
Prior to joining the firm, Samuel was an associate in the New York offices of two law firms, where he advised financial institutions, public and private companies and professional sports organizations in connection with mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions and credit facilities.
- Co-author, “Nimble Professional Sports Organizations Have Opportunity to Exploit Alternative Revenue-Generating Content Initiatives,” Professional Sports and the Law, Volume 11, Issue 1 (March-April 2020)
- JD, cum laude, Harvard Law School, 2017; Executive Editor of Submissions, Harvard Journal of Sports & Entertainment Law
- MS (Sport Management), University of Florida, 2014
- BS (Sport Management), cum laude, University of Florida, 2013
Admissions / Qualifications
- New York, 2018