Sam Kiamanesh devotes his time to corporate and general business transactions, technology licensing, mergers and acquisitions and general counseling to start-up companies. He also handles real estate transactions, including entity formations, acquisitions and dispositions, syndications, 1031 exchanges, and negotiation and preparation of lease agreements.
Sam is a member of the faculty of De Anza College, teaching courses in real estate and business law, and is a contributing editor of the textbook Essentials of Real Estate Investment, 8th edition, 2008. Prior to joining Casas Riley Simonian LLP, he was a corporate attorney with Silicon Valley Bank.
Sam is a graduate of Santa Clara University School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2000) and University of Toronto (B.S., with honors, 1997).