Sam was born and raised in Jasper, IN and grew up a huge Notre Dame fan. He attended DePauw University in Greencastle, IN and graduated in 2015 with a degree in economics. Sam came to NDLS after working for two years in corporate finance. After his first year of law school, Sam worked as an intern at the Notre Dame Tax Clinic, where he represented low-income clients in controversies with the Internal Revenue Service. He spent the following summer as a summer associate at Baker McKenzie in Chicago, and he plans to return to the firm as a full-time associate after graduation. Sam really enjoys playing tennis and golf and is a self-proclaimed sports junkie.