Samuel C. Sneed engages in efficient, effective and fervent advocacy on behalf of both individuals and businesses. His business experience includes representing clients in commercial litigation, business torts, labor and employment disputes, real estate litigation, class-action defense, and alternative dispute resolution matters.
In addition to his considerable litigation and trial experience, Sam regularly advises individuals, businesses, officers, directors, agents, independent contractors, and employees in employment matters, contract-based controversies, and pre-litigation dispute resolution.
Sam also routinely represents and advises property owners, businesses, secured lenders, title companies, and escrow companies in connection with property disputes, and has successfully represented clients in quiet title, declaratory relief, fraud, interference, unfair competition, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, and insurance bad-faith actions.
Wake Forest University School of Law, J.D., 2008
Honors & Activities: Order of the Barristers recipient for excellence in oral advocacy; National Moot Court Team; Wake Forest Intellectual Property Journal, Senior Editor
California State University of Sacramento, B.A., magna cum laude, 2004
Honors & Activities: Male Student-Athlete of the Year; Three-time Academic All-Conference; Phi Alpha Theta National Honor’s Society, Member; Golden Key National Honor’s Society, Member; Phi Kappa Phi National Honor’s Society, Member
Ones to Watch, Best Lawyers®, Commecrial Litigation, 2021-22
Rising Star, San Diego Super Lawyers®, 2019-21
40 Next Top Business Leaders Under 40 Finalist, San Diego Business Journal, 2019
40 Under 40 Award, SD Metro, 2019
State of California
State of New York
U.S. District Courts for the Central District of California, Southern District of California, and Southern District of New York
San Diego County Bar Association, Member
Association of Business Trial Lawyers, Member