Averell H. Sutton Jr



Averell H. Sutton is an associate and business lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP, where he is a member of the firm’s Transactions Practice. Averell focuses his practice primarily on corporate transactions, health care and investment funds. 

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, State Bar of New York
  • Member, State Bar of Massachusetts
  • Member, American Samoa Bar
  • Member, State Bar of Texas


  • Clerkship: High Court of American Samoa
  • David L. Boren Fellowship (Brazil)


  • American University Washington College of Law (J.D., 2013)
    • Editor in chief, American University Business Law Review
    • President, JD/MBA Society
  • American University Kogod School of Business (M.B.A., Finance, 2013)
    • President, Kogod Private Equity and Venture Capital Group
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health (M.P.H., 2008)
  • Duke University (B.A., 2002)
    • Public Policy; Certificate in Health Policy


  • Massachusetts
  • New York
  • American Samoa
  • Texas