Mr. Samberg-Champion practices in the area of civil rights litigation.
Mr. Samberg-Champion has argued more than 40 appeals in state and federal court. He has been principal or supporting drafter of numerous briefs in trial and appellate courts, including several in the Supreme Court of the United States. Mr. Samberg-Champion’s practice has covered a wide variety of civil rights topics, including fair housing and lending, employment and labor law, disability rights, LGBT rights, voting, immigration, affirmative action, and religious liberty.
Prior to joining Relman, Dane & Colfax, Mr. Samberg-Champion was a senior attorney in the Appellate Section of the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice. In that capacity, he briefed and argued appeals in the U.S. courts of appeals, assisted the Office of the Solicitor General in the briefing of cases before the U.S. Supreme Court, and provided legal counsel to the Division’s trial sections, front office, and client agencies. Previously, Mr. Samberg-Champion was an assistant solicitor general for the New York Attorney General’s Office, where he played a similar role.
Prior to law school, Mr. Samberg-Champion spent four years as a reporter covering telecommunications and Internet regulation and legislation.
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Degrees & Universities
- J.D., Columbia University School of Law
- B.A., Haverford College