Samuel Song is an experienced litigator who represents companies and individuals in a broad range of complex civil disputes. He has won dispositive pre-trial motions, prevailed on the merits at trials, and secured victories on appeal. His matters have run the gamut from class action lawsuits to commercial litigation, antitrust actions, investor lawsuits involving claims of fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, and insider trading, as well as employment disputes. Each matter is unique, but Mr. Song consistently combines strategy, precision, and efficiency to help his clients achieve the best possible legal outcomes.
Mr. Song began his legal career at Morrison & Foerster LLP, one of the country’s top law firms, where he primarily represented public companies and their officers and directors in securities fraud class actions and shareholder derivative lawsuits for close to eight years. Mr. Song graduated with distinction from UC Hastings College of the Law, where he was a Senior Articles Editor on the Hastings Law Journal, was elected to the Thurston Society, and earned Witkin awards in four subjects. While in law school, he served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Martin J. Jenkins at the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. Mr. Song received his undergraduate degree from Columbia University and is a graduate of Phillips Exeter Academy.
UC Hastings College of the Law, J.D., cum laude, 2006
Senior Articles Editor, Hastings Law Review
Columbia University, B.A., 1999
Admitted, California; U.S. District Court, Northern, Central, and Eastern Districts of California; U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit