Samantha A. Morris


  • Samantha is on secondment and not currently practicing at WilmerHale.

Samantha Morris focuses her practice on complex litigation matters. Prior to joining the firm, she was a legal intern for the Center for Constitution Rights in New York and Reprieve, a nonprofit human rights organization in London. 

During law school, Ms. Morris participated in NYU’s Global Justice Clinic, where she worked a project related to the practices of extraordinary rendition, disappearances, proxy detention, and detainee abuse and submitted a merits brief before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights. Prior to her legal career, Ms. Morris worked for eight years at Barnes & Noble, Inc., as a buyer, reviewer and marketing manager and was a senior account executive for a communications agency in Dubai.  


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  • Education

    • JD, New York University School of Law, 2021

      Senior Notes Editor, New York University Law Review, International Law & Human Rights Fellow, Admissions Co-Chair, Black Allied Law Students Association, Director of Engagement, Rights Over Tech
    • BA, Middle Eastern and Asian Languages and Cultures, Columbia University, 2008

      Captain, Columbia Women’s Lacrosse
  • Admissions

    • New York

  • Languages

    • French