Samantha Skolnick

Associate

  • location icon Atlanta, GA
    1180 Peachtree Street NE
    Suite 2900
    Atlanta, GA 30309

Samantha Skolnick is an associate in the Atlanta office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the General Liability Practice. Samantha has experience in construction and commercial litigation matters and is well-versed in the different phases of civil litigation. She has helped resolve cases through motions practice, trial, arbitration, and mediation across the state of Georgia.

Prior to joining Lewis Brisbois, Samantha worked as a Litigation Associate in the Atlanta office of an insurance defense firm where she handled commercial, construction, and general liability matters. She specifically handled disputes over breach of fiduciary duty, fraud and misrepresentation, construction defect, products liability, premises liability, and medical malpractice claims.

Samantha received her J.D. from Emory University School of Law, where she was an active member of the Emory Law Moot Court Society. She was a national finalist in both the Saul Lefkowitz IP Competition and the National Moot Court Competition. While at Emory, she was inducted into the Order of the Barristers and received the Burt and Betty Schear Book Prize. She was also named an Emory Graduating Woman of Excellence. Samantha worked as an Extern for the Honorable Jackson Bedford in the Superior Court of Fulton County. She earned her B.A. in Sociology from the University of Florida, summa cum laude, where she served as a Florida Cicerone; an official student ambassador for the University.

Samantha is licensed to appear before the Georgia Court of Appeals, Supreme Court of Georgia, Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, and the U.S. District Court for the Northern and Southern District of Georgia. She has served on the Law School Outreach Committee of the Atlanta Bar Association and is currently on the Board of the Atlanta Council of Young Lawyers where she serves as a co-chair for the Associates’ Campaign.

Admissions

  • State Bar Admissions
    • Georgia
  • State Supreme Courts
    • Georgia Supreme Court
  • State Appellate Courts
    • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • United States District Courts
    • United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
    • United States District Court for the Southern District of Georgia
  • United States Courts of Appeals
    • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

Admissions

GA

Georgia Court of Appeals

Supreme Court of Georgia

Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Georgia

Associations

Co-chair, Associates’ Campaign, Atlanta Council of Young Lawyers

Education

Emory University School of Law

Juris Doctor

  • Emory Law Moot Court Society
  • National Finalist, Saul Lefkowitz IP Competition
  • National Finalist, National Moot Court Competition
  • Order of the Barristers
  • Recipient, Burt and Betty Schear Book Prize
  • Emory Graduating Woman of Excellence

University of Florida

Bachelor of Science, Sociology, summa cum laude

  • Florida Cicerone

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