2018 Top 40 Young Lawyers Honoree

Samuel Greenberg

Munger, Tolles & Olson

San Francisco, CA
Samuel Greenberg


Sam Greenberg, a tax partner in the San Francisco and Los Angeles offices of Munger, Tolles & Olson, focuses his practice on the taxation of domestic and international transactions. His experience includes advising clients on tax issues related to M&A, divestitures, financings, bankruptcy and insolvency restructurings; structuring and implementing complex formation transactions for both master limited partnerships and real estate investment trusts; counseling clients in tax-free reorganizations and split-offs; representing investment banks and issuers in a variety of debt and equity offerings; and establishing, obtaining and maintaining tax exemptions for non-profit organizations and structuring transactions between non-profit and for-profit entities. Mr. Greenberg serves on the executive committee of the Los Angeles County Bar Association’s Tax Section. Mr. Greenberg also teaches partnership tax at University of Southern California and income tax timing at Loyola Law School as an adjunct professor. He has written extensively on a variety of tax law issues.