Ethan Samson, JD

Ethan Samson, JD

Principal, Private Markets and General Counsel
Portland, OR

Ethan Samson is a Principal in PCA’s private markets group and also serves as PCA’s in-house legal counsel.

Previously, Mr. Samson was lead counsel for Cambia Health Solutions, Inc.’s venture investment team and several Cambia startups. Prior to that, Mr. Samson worked for Stoel Rives LLP as a corporate attorney, advising clients on a variety of securities matters, including 1934/1940 Act compliance, general M&A, and equity and debt financings. Mr. Samson began his career as an associate on the corporate development team at Deutsche Bank in New York.

Mr. Samson received his B.A. from Hobart College and his J.D., cum laude, from Lewis & Clark Law School and is admitted to practice law in Oregon.