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Tucker A. Idol

AA Contact Info

Sharon Haselden
Phone: 919.838.2024


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. 

Speaking Engagements


  • Guest Judge, "Executive MBA Venture Pitches," University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School's New Ventures Discovery Course, Chapel Hill, N.C.
  • Presenter, "Let’s Talk Equity Compensation: What Do You Need to Know?" Momentum Learning, Durham, N.C.

Bar & Court Admissions

  • California
  • 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
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