SAMUEL J. SAKS
asst: Elizabeth Rees (602) 888-9632
Sam Saks practices commercial and civil litigation, insurance disputes, and tort law.
Mr. Saks has clerked for Chief Judge Sheldon Weisberg of the Arizona Court of Appeals
and has significant experience in all phases of litigation; including state and federal trial
courts and undertaking appeals before the United States Court of Appeal for the Ninth Circuit.
He is a member of Arizona’s Finest Lawyers, is Martindale-Hubbell A-V Preeminent Rated™,
and is recognized as a Southwest Super Lawyer’s Rising Star. Saks is active in the local community:
he is one of the youngest members of the State Bar of Aizona Board of Governors and has served
as the chair of the Technology Committee and Finance Committee.
Sam founded Legal Aid of Arizona, a free legal referral and education service to
increase Arizonans access to justice.
Wayne State University, J.D.
University of Michigan, B.A.
State Bar of Arizona
U.S. District Court, Arizona
9th Circuit Court of Appeals
Board Member, Valley Beit Midrash
Member, Start Me Up Fellowship
Member, Phoenix Father’s Day Council
Board Member, Jewish Federation Young Jewish Professionals
Martindale-Hubbell AV-Preeminent Rated
Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Star
Clerkship, Arizona Court of Appeals, Hon. Sheldon Weisberg
Dist. Rep., State Bar of Arizona Board of Governors
Chair, State Bar of Arizona Technology Committee
State Bar of AZ Finance Committee
Arizona Association for Justice
Member, Arizona Foundation for Legal Services