Anthony M. Sam

Anthony M. Sam

Anthony M. Sam

Anthony M. Sam is an associate focusing his practice on business torts, catastrophic injury and loss litigation and commercial transportation litigation.  Mr. Sam received his juris doctorate from The John Marshall Law School where he took first place two consecutive years in the National Animal Law Closing Argument Competition at Harvard Law School.  He was also a member of the National Moot Court Team and participated in the Buffalo-Niagara National Mock Trial Tournament, taking first place.  He is an adjunct instructor with the Graduate School of Management at Lewis University.


  • Illinois Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois


  • The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL
    • J.D. Certificate: Trial Advocacy
    • National Animal Law Closing Argument Competition, Harvard Law School
      • Two-time National Champion
    • Buffalo – Niagara National Mock Trial Tournament
      • National Championship Team, and Best Overall Advocate
    • National Moot Court Team
      • National Finalist
  • Lewis University, Romeoville, IL
    • M.B.A. Concentration: Human Resource Management
    • B.S. Majors: Accounting, Business Administration, Economics

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Cook County Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association

Teaching Experience

  • Adjunct Professor:  Lewis University Graduate School of Management
    Courses taught:
    Managerial Communication
    Legal Ethical and Ethical Foundations of Business (Business Law & Ethics)
    Government and Business (Economics)
    Business Law 1
  • Adjunct Professor:  The John Marshall Law School
    Courses taught:
    Trial Advocacy (Summer 2017)


  • “Closing Arguments and Effective Cross Examination Techniques” for Justice Margaret O’Mara Frossard’s (Ret.) Trial Advocacy Class at The John Marshall Law School, January 29, 2014, August 19, 2015, January 20, 2016, August 24, 2016
  • LaSallian Scholarship Program – Lewis University, January 31, 2016


  • “Know Your Rights” – Prairie State College, April 5, 2014