Sam focuses his practice on transactional matters, with particular emphasis on contracts involving intellectual property, media and entertainment law issues. He also advises clients on privacy and internet law issues and provides general corporate guidance.
Prior to joining KlarisIP, Sam was an associate at another New York firm, where he managed, drafted and reviewed a wide variety of commercial agreements and assisted early stage companies with formation and financing matters.
Sam obtained his law degree from Fordham University School of Law, where he pursued a concentration in intellectual property and information law. While at Fordham, he interned in the legal departments of Christie’s and Ziff Davis. Sam was also selected to participate in the Samuelson-Glushko Intellectual Property and Information Law Clinic, where he provided pro bono legal services for clients with intellectual property issues, and he was the recipient of the Archibald M. Murray Award for Public Service.
Sam was born and raised in New York City, and he worked in television and film before and during law school. He is admitted to practice law in New York State.