Samantha A. Robbins

Associate

Overview

Samantha Robbins is an associate and litigation attorney with Foley & Larder LLP. She is a member of the Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Antitrust, Consumer Law, Finance & Class Action, and Government Enforcement Defense & Investigations Practices. She is admitted to practice in Washington, D.C. and Maryland, but not in California. Samantha's practice involves representing clients in a wide array of complex litigation matters in a number of areas, including antitrust, government administrative proceedings, and internal investigations. She also has experience working with complex e-Discovery protocols. Samantha also represents clients in international trade matters, including Antidumping and Countervailing Duty proceedings before the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), and the Court of International Trade (CIT).

Prior to joining Foley, Samantha was a Foley summer associate in the Washington, D.C. office, where she assisted on various legal matters with partners and associates. She also held the position of legal and policy intern with Autism Speaks, where she researched and documented the effects of the Affordable Care Act on the autism community in each state, and participated in lobbying both the House and Senate (Congress) to promote the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act. She also served as a judicial intern for the 15th Judicial Circuit Court in West Palm Beach, Florida.

Education

  • Georgetown University Law Center (J.D. 2015) 
    • Member, Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics. 
  • University of Florida (B.A., cum laude, 2012) 
Admissions
  • Maryland 
  • Washington, D.C.
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland.
  • Not admitted to practice in California

Pro Bono Service

Samantha represents clients seeking asylum in the United States. She is also the co-chair of Foley’s Thurgood Marshall Academy Law Day Program.

Publications

  • Co-author, “Settlement in Mortgage Discount Points Case Highlights Risk From Claimed Inconsistency Between Representations to Consumers and Actual Practices,” Consumer Class Defense Counsel Blog (December 18, 2017)
  • Author, “A Cautionary Ruling for Website Accessibility” Aspen Corporation Service (August 1, 2017)

 

 

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