Samuel Frizell focuses on complex litigation. He was previously a summer associate in 2019.

Prior to rejoining the firm, Mr. Frizell was a law clerk for the Honorable Ronnie Abrams of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. He was also a fellow in the Legal Aid Society of New York’s Civil Practice Law Reform Unit where he litigated housing discrimination cases in federal and state court, including one matter that resulted in the elimination of discriminatory criminal background checks in New York City-subsidized housing. While at Yale Law School, he was a member of the Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization, where he represented veterans and low-income Connecticut residents in federal, state, and administrative proceedings.

Mr. Frizell was a staff writer at Time magazine before attending law school.


  • Education

    • JD, Yale Law School, 2020

    • BA, German, Bowdoin College, 2012

      Minor in History

      magna cum laude

  • Admissions

    • New York

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Ronnie Abrams, US District Court for the Southern District of New York, 2022 - 2023



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