As a neighborhood general practitioner, Sam has provided legal services in a variety of areas including — personal injury, workers compensation, domestic relations, real estate, will and estates and municipal law. For many years Sam has provided estate planning appropriate for his clients based on their individual needs and circumstances. Thoughtfully and efficiently, Sam has guided families through the probate process without undue stress or difficulty. His ability to analyze issues and communicate the interests of his clients has led to a number of successful opportunities on behalf of small business operators. With strong litigation skills and a proven track record, Sam has successfully negotiated and litigated many personal injury and workers compensation claims consistently compensating injured clients in claims against large and sometimes impersonal insurance companies.
Among his colleagues and clients alike, he is well-respected for his integrity and as an attorney with a vast knowledge of municipal law, for serving as Solicitor for a number of Delaware County municipalities. Sam presently serves as Solicitor for Tinicum Township and Collingdale Borough, having recently served in a similar capacity for Norwood Borough. His ever-expanding municipal practice has allowed him to provide legal services to a variety of clients, both private as well as municipal, in complex tax assessment appeals and in presentations before local planning and zoning boards throughout the county.
Active in the community, Sam has extended legal services in support of a number of Delaware County volunteer fire companies and their members, among which are the Collingdale Fire Company No. 1 and No. 2, as well as the Collingdale Ambulance Squad.
Sam is a long-time member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, Delaware County Bar Association and has been admitted to the Bar of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, as well as the Supreme Court of the United States.
Sam and his wife, Cindy, have two (2) children, both successful in their own right - Scott in Washington, D.C. and Becky in New York City. Cindy is an educator and fitness coach at the Shipley School in Bryn Mawr.
When not in the courtroom, you can find Sam either on the golf course or at the beach.