Virginia, US

Sam is a Senior Associate in the firm’s New York office, where he works on petitions for all major nonimmigrant visa categories and permanent residence matters. Sam currently represents multinational corporate clients in a wide range of industries, such as information technology consulting, business and management consulting, financial services, healthcare, and entertainment and media. He is also experienced in complex removability issues.

Prior to joining Fragomen, Sam served as an Attorney Advisor in the Newark Immigration Court as part of the U.S. Department of Justice Attorney General’s Honors Program.


Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law | J.D., 2011
Wake Forest University | B.A., 2008, Magna Cum Laude


Named to Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch, 2021

Professional Accomplishments / Memberships

Bar Admissions: New York

Publications and Lectures

Co-Author, “Moncrieffe v. Holder: Exploring the Legal Landscape of Section 101(a)(43)(B) of the Act.” Immigration Law Advisor, Vol. 7, No. 7 (August 2013): 1-4 and 11-16. Print.

Author, “The Kiyemba Paradox: Creating a Judicial Framework to Eradicate Indefinite, Unlawful Executive Detentions.” Cardozo Journal of International & Comparative Law, Vol. 19, No. 3 (June 2011): 775. Print.