Sam Kapoor

Sam Kapoor

Associate

Jackson

601-960-3171

601-960-8613


Education

  • University of Mississippi School of Law, J.D., cum laude
  • University of Mississippi, B.A. in International Studies, cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi

FormanWatkins is dedicated to creating solutions to each case that are “out of the box” and Sam Kapoor is an associate who embodies that very principle. Having grown up in Japan and being the daughter of Indian immigrants, Sam has overcome many challenges that have empowered her to be a hard working attorney with passion and drive to look for solutions in deep, complicated issues. She speaks Hindi, English, and Japanese, and offers rare perspective and creativity to her clients for whom she cares deeply. Sam grew up believing that unwavering commitment and service can truly inspire change. She became a lawyer because she wanted to join a profession that has a collective ability to positively inspire change in their community locally and nationally, and she works toward this goal every day. Clients can expect to be fully taken care of with Sam as their advocate, because not only is she knowledgeable and ready to work, but she truly wants to find innovative solutions that help and inspire her clients and their businesses.

Law School Honors & Awards

  • Editor-in-chief of Business Law Newsletter
  • American Bar Association Business Law Judicial Clerkship Winner 2016
  • James Oliver Eastland Scholarship recipient

Previous Experience

  • Law Clerk to the Honorable Judge Christine Ward, Commerce and Complex Commercial Litigation Court of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
  • Mississippi Access to Justice, intern
  • The University of Mississippi Innocence Project, student attorney

Publications

  • Lifting the Corporate Veil: Hobby Lobby and its Implications, University of Mississippi School of Law Business Law Newsletter, May 2016