Sam holds a Master of Laws from the University of Technology Sydney and Bachelor of Laws from the University of New England. Prior to starting a legal career, Sam worked in travel and insurance industries for 7 years.
Sam joined Taperell Rutledge’s commercial and property practice in 2018 after 5 years working primarily in commercial law, property transactions, and migration law, at boutique commercial and general practice law firms in Sydney. He is an experienced immigration lawyer assisting clients with applications for family and work visas, merits reviews, and ministerial intervention.
In his legal work, Sam takes on a holistic, goal-oriented approach to helping clients. This means taking care to fully understand a client’s relevant circumstances and motivations, and focusing on legal solutions designed to achieve the best practical outcome. Sam is particularly experienced in helping new businesses and non-profit organisations, as well as clients in hospitality and technical industries. He is also multi-lingual (English and Korean) and skilled in communicating with clients of culturally diverse backgrounds.
Sam is admitted as a solicitor in New South Wales and registered as a legal practitioner with the High Court of Australia.