Samantha W. Mahoney


“My main objective is to help clients achieve the results they desire. Creating relationships and actually listening to their concerns is essential to that process.”


About Samantha.

Samantha has been an associate with Peacock Piper Tong + Voss in Long Beach since August of 2018. Samantha’s practice includes a broad range of civil litigation in both state and federal court and before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. Her practice focuses primarily on general business litigation and maritime matters. She also has significant experience handling transactional work for various corporate clients. While in law school, Samantha was an executive editor of the San Diego Law Review and a teaching assistant for Legal Research & Writing for two years.

Samantha also served as a judicial extern for Justice McDonald of the Court of Appeal (Fourth Appellate District) and the Honorable William McCurine of the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. Samantha lives in Los Angeles (Silver Lake), California with her husband and dog. Her favorite activities are cooking, skiing, and exploring new neighborhoods.


100 West Broadway Suite 610
Long Beach, CA 90802 USA
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Email: [email protected]
Direct: +1 (562) 320-8896
Main: +1 (562) 320-8880
Fax: +1 (562) 735-3950


University of Southern California – B.A. Political Science (cum laude), 2009

University of San Diego – J.D. (cum laude), 2013





Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA)

St. Mary Medical Center Foundation Board – Trustee

Practice Areas.

Maritime, Marine Terminals + Transportation.

In her maritime practice, Samantha represents insurers, shipowners, ocean carriers, and terminal operators in relation to personal injury matters and commercial disputes, as well as complex contract negotiations. She has also conducted maritime casualty investigations in the Port of Long Beach and Port of Los Angeles.

Financial Services

Financial Services.

Samantha defends banks and financial services firms, including securities brokers and investment bankers, in matters involving breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, negligence, unsuitability, and violation of federal and state securities and customer protection laws. Samantha has also successfully represented financial services firms in complex regulatory investigations.

Civil Litigation

Civil Litigation +Trial.

Samantha defends employers in judicial, arbitration, and administrative proceedings involving claims for discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination, constructive discharge, defamation, breach of contract, and other related claims. Samantha also advises clients on matters regarding compliance with employment laws and personnel issues.

Samantha also has extensive experience representing mortgage banking clients in the defense of claims involving individual lending transactions.

Corporate, Transactional + Intellectual Property.

Samantha regularly represents clients in corporate and real estate transactional matters and provides general corporate counseling to a number of clients regarding commercial transactions and other corporate matters. Samantha also has experience advising corporate clients on trademark issues relating to prosecution of trademark applications and potential infringement.