Bio

Andrew W. Sampson is an associate attorney with Friedemann Goldberg LLP, practicing in the areas of Trusts & Estates and Business Law. He joined the firm in 2019.

Mr. Sampson is experienced in legal research and writing, discovery, and law and motion practice. In addition, he has significant experience with corporate law and business litigation

He is a graduate of the UC Davis School of Law. While at UC Davis, he served as a member of the Business Law Journal and as a senior articles editor for the UC Davis Law Review. Mr. Sampson received a tax law certificate in recognition of his scholarship in tax law. While working as a research assistant at his law school, he assisted in revising a leading textbook on securities regulation. Prior to attending law school, he received his bachelor's degree from the University of California, Berkeley.

After college, Mr. Sampson traveled abroad spending two years living and working in China where he discovered his interest in law and a love of foreign cultures. In his spare time, Mr. Sampson has volunteered with legal aid organizations to provide free estate planning services for veterans.


Specific Experience

Trusts and Estates

  • Planning estates for clients with moderate to complex estates
  • Administering probate estates and trusts
  • Litigating issues of property succession and trust contests

Business

  • Forming and maintaining LLCs, Partnerships, and Corporations
  • Planning LLC stock incentives
  • Drafting agreements for private financing for real property
  • Drafting and reviewing commercial and ground leases


Education

  • Juris Doctorate
  • University of California, Davis,
  • School of Law

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • University of California, Berkeley

Admissions

California
United States District Court, Northern District of California

Affiliations

State Bar of California