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. Ms. Robbins’ 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. Ms. Robbins 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, Ms. Robbins 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 Fifteenth Judicial Circuit Court in West Palm Beach, Florida.

Education

Ms. Robbins received her law degree from Georgetown University Law Center(J.D. 2015) where she served as a member of the Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics. She graduated, cum laude, from the University of Florida, where she majored in history with a minor in business administration (B.A., 2012).

Admissions

Ms. Robbins is licensed to practice law in Maryland and D.C., as well as before the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland.

Pro Bono Service

 
Ms. Robbins 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)

 

 

Representative Matters

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Represented a Syrian television journalist targeted for persecution by the Syrian Government and terrorist syndicates in affirmative asylum proceedings before U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services.

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