Samantha practices in the Firm's business law sector. She focuses on working with the Firm's closely-held business clients and works with clients on issues pertaining to general business matters, employment law, tax law, trademark counseling, and administrative compliance.
She graduated in the top 25% of her law school class. Samantha joined the OVB Law team in December 2016, first as a Law Clerk and now an Attorney. During her time in law school, she completed several business law classes including Mergers and Acquisitions, Federal Income Tax, Corporations and Partnerships, Contract Drafting, and Sports Venue.
She also competed on Marquette's Mock Trial team, refining her trial advocacy skills, and in the National Sports Law Negotiation Competition, learning new skills and techniques as it pertains to contract and business negotiations. As a recipient of the National Sports Law Institute's Sports Law Certificate, Samantha was heavily involved with the Sports Law Program at Marquette University Law School. She served as the Editing Manager of the Marquette Law School's Sport's Law Review and completed an internship with the Milwaukee Brewers' legal team.
While in law school she, also, earned service honors as an active volunteer participant of Marquette University's volunteer legal clinics. As an Attorney, Samantha continues to demonstrate her dedication to service work and passion for helping underrepresented individuals through her work at the Milwaukee Justice Center.
As a Milwaukee native, Samantha spends most of her free time exploring new restaurants, breweries, and third-ward shops when she is not busy cheering on the Milwaukee Brewers or the Milwaukee Bucks.