Sam Houghton, of HoughtonPA, is a business attorney and entrepreneurial consultant based in Lakeland, Florida. Mr. Houghton’s educational and corporate background is in finance and supply-chain management consulting, having worked directly with Fortune 500 companies to automate and create financial and organizational efficiencies within their businesses. More recent legal experience includes the negotiation and completion of dozens of business ownership transfer transactions. Today, HoughtonPA helps client businesses plan, create, fund, control, and grow their businesses. Some of the more common matters handled by HoughtonPA include succession planning, private equity securities, investor relations, mergers & acquisitions, and joint venture transactions.