Samantha Seiden | Los Angeles | Hogan Lovells

Samantha Seiden

Senior Associate Corporate & Finance

Seiden Samantha

Samantha Seiden
Seiden Samantha
  • Overview
  • Experience
  • Credentials
  • Insights and events

Clients turn to Samantha Seiden for advice on complex domestic and cross-border merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions. Samantha has participated in the representation of public and private companies in the technology and life sciences sectors.

In 2017, Samantha graduated magna cum laude from the University of Notre Dame Law School. While at Notre Dame, Samantha served as the executive editor of the Journal of Law, Ethics & Public Policy. She also served as the secretary of the Business Law Forum, the captain of the Transactional Competition Team, and the vice president of entertainment of the Sports, Communications, and Entertainment Law Forum.

During her third year at Notre Dame, Samantha offered pro bono transactional legal services to nonprofits and small businesses through the Community Development Clinic, where she helped her clients structure nonprofit organizations, corporations, partnerships, and LLCs. She also advised and represented clients on the purchase and sale of real property as well as on licensing, employment, and regulatory matters.

Representative experience

GE Digital in its divestiture of ServiceMax to Silver Lake Partners

Salesforce in its acquisitions of Datorama and Diffeo

Autodesk in its US$875m acquisition of PlanGrid and US$1bn acquisition of Innovyze

Rosetta Stone in its US$793m sale to Cambium Learning Group

Intel in its US$900m acquisition of Moovit

eBay in its acquisition of Cox Automotive Media Solutions

Sabre in its US$110m acquisition of Radixx

Synopsys in its acquisition of Qualtera

Roku in its acquisitions of Quibi and This Old House

PayPal in its acquisitions of Happy Returns and Chargehound


  • J.D., University of Notre Dame Law School, magna cum laude, 2017
  • B.A., University of Southern California, 2013
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • California