Attorney at Law
Sam recently left his firm to start a film and tv production company. He currently has two documentaries in production and several scripted projects in development. He holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and enjoys… read more working with startups and in media and tech.
- Business Consulting Agreement
- Equipment Lease
- Licensing Agreement
- Loan Agreement
- Non-Disclosure Agreement (Commercial)
- Release of Liability
- Sales Agreement
- Response to USPTO Office Action (Trademark)
- Trademark Infringement
- Trademark Infringement Consults
- Trademark Registration
- Trademark Search
- Other Trademark & Copyright Matter
- Outside General Counsel
"Sam helped review and analyze three different Non-Disclosure Agreements we had received from potential media customers. He provided us with an in-depth memo of the advantages and pitfalls presented in each proposal, and did so on short notice with a quick turnaround."
"Sam advised our production company on acquiring rights agreements from four different rights holders for developing their stories into a feature film. He was able to clearly communicate all the issues in the contracts, and effectively negotiated a great deal for us."
Gibbs Giden LLP
May 2014 - Mar 2017
Litigation and general commercial transactional associate at mid-sized Los Angeles law firm. Worked closely with partners advising clients on a range of issues, while also preparing cases for litigation.
Los Angeles Superior Court
Aug 2013 - Dec 2013
Law clerk and research associate for Hon. William Barry of the Los Angeles Superior Court.
Association of Corporate Counsel
Aug 2012 - Jun 2013
Legal associate at largest trade association representing in-house attorneys from around the world. Based in Washington, D.C., handled advocacy and education services for member attorneys.