Tucker Idol joined Smith Anderson in 2016. He practices corporate law, representing early-stage, growth, and venture-backed companies from inception to exit.
Prior to joining Smith Anderson, Tucker was an associate in the Los Angeles office of a large international firm where he represented a variety of domestic and international clients in asset finance, M&A, and leveraged lending deals. He also assisted clients with securities law disclosure and corporate governance matters.
Tucker also founded Counterpart LLC, a deal-management software start-up dedicated to improving efficiency and eliminating confidentiality risks in corporate transactions.
- Guest Judge, "Executive MBA Venture Pitches," University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School's New Ventures Discovery Course, Chapel Hill, N.C.04.06.2019
- Presenter, "Let’s Talk Equity Compensation: What Do You Need to Know?" Momentum Learning, Durham, N.C.01.16.2019
Bar & Court Admissions
- North Carolina
University of Southern California, J.D., 2014
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.S., Business Administration, with distinction, 2011
- Law Clerk, Judge Advocate General's Corps, United States Air Force, Hill AFB, Utah
- Judicial Extern for the Honorable Barry Russell, United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California