Samantha M. Adams

Associate || St. Louis

Samantha is an associate in the St. Louis office. She joined the firm in 2022 after graduating from Washington University School of Law. Sam’s interest in assisting employers with workplace matters began before law school when she worked as an FMLA Leave Specialist for a third-party administrator of FMLA leaves. In that role, Sam made leave of absence determinations for companies across the country and served as the point of contact for employers and their employees on all inquiries related to FMLA leaves.

During law school, Sam focused on gaining relevant experience in employment law. She spent her first summer doing employment policy work with a non-profit organization in Washington, D.C. and she spent her second summer in St. Louis at Ogletree. Additionally, Sam served as the Secretary for Washington University’s Labor & Employment Law Society, she provided academic advice and mentorship to first-year law students in her role as a Peer Academic Advisor, she was a Teaching Assistant for Corporations Law, and she served as an Editor for the Washington University Law Review.

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Admittance to Practice

Professional Activities

  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • American Bar Association
  • Women Lawyers’ Association of Greater St. Louis