Sam was called to the Bar in 2006. She then moved to Australia, where she worked for 5 years at leading Sydney commercial and insurance law firm Holman Webb in its insurance litigation team. During this time she completed a secondment within the claims team of a prominent Australian insurer advising on coverage and defending CTP (compulsory third party) claims.
Following her return to England in 2012, Sam qualified as a solicitor and worked for Simmons & Simmons in its financial litigation team, handling the defence of financial mis-selling claims and advising on regulatory issues and risk management. Sam joined Carter Perry Bailey in February 2015.