Barrister | Mediator
Year of call: 2000
Having worked in a number of different areas of the law, Sam is developing a practice relating to the Court of Protection. This highly specialised area works to ensure that the most vulnerable in society, those unable to fully act for themselves, have their interests safeguarded.
Previous legal experience includes corporate, commercial, and financial law including time spent working in-house in the legal department of a fashion company in Italy and at Clifford Chance in Milan.
Prior to the Bar, Sam had a career as a television reporter, undertaking his training at Northwestern University in America.
Sam also has a Master’s degree in Political Theory from the LSE which helps in engaging with the complex ethical and moral issues dealt with in Court of Protection decisions.
Sam has been a trustee for a disability charity and is currently a director of a legal advocacy group.
He is also a mediator.