District of Columbia
Fordham University School of Law – J.D.
Vassar College – B.A.
Clients regard Associate Samuel (Sam) Ballard as “a trusted advocate, ally, and advisor.”
Sam represents public and private sector employees in a broad range of employment-related matters, including wage and hour disputes, workplace discrimination cases, and wrongful discharge actions.
Sam prides himself on carefully listening to clients to understand the facts of their cases, and clients appreciate Sam’s ability to explain legal issues in a way that is easy to understand.
Prior to joining Alan Lescht & Associates, Sam practiced at two large New York law firms, where he represented clients in complex commercial litigation involving a variety of industries and topics in state and federal courts across the country.
Sam is admitted to practice in Washington, DC and New York.