Samuel attended California State University, Monterey Bay and graduated with a BA in Human Communications. He also attended the University of California, Irvine School of Law where he earned his Juris Doctor degree and served as the Co-Chair of the Entertainment and Sports Law Society. He is not yet licensed with a state bar association.
Before moving to Seattle, Samuel worked for Avocet Law in Torrance, California. There he assisted the firm’s Principal Attorney in providing counsel to industry-leading talent and institutions in tech and digital entertainment. While attending law school, Samuel performed pro bono legal services for a number of nonprofit institutions, including the Wikimedia Foundation and the Mississippi Center for Justice.