Sam Wallis Senior Associate

Speaks:  English

Qualified: 2015 - Solicitor of England & Wales

Primary office:  Birmingham

Sam Wallis

Sam Wallis qualified in 2015 and is a senior associate in Gowling WLG's contentious construction team. He helps clients avoid or resolve their construction disputes.

Having worked on high value and technically complex disputes in England and Canada, Sam has experience in the infrastructure and nuclear sectors.

Sam enjoys getting to grips with the construction and engineering aspects of a dispute in order to work out exactly what went wrong and why. He knows every dispute is unique and involves many stakeholders with different drivers. He seeks to understand these drivers to better inform the case strategy.

Sam has a straightforward approach and sees the bigger picture in order to secure the best possible outcome for clients.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2018

    • Career
      July 2018
      Gowling WLG (UK), senior associate
  • 2017

    • Career
      October 2017
      Gowling WLG (Canada) secondment, associate
  • 2016

    • Career
      February 2016
      Gowling WLG (UK), associate
  • 2015

    • Career
      August 2015
      DAC Beachcroft, solicitor
    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Qualified, Solicitor of England & Wales
  • 2012

    • Career
      January 2012
      DAC Beachcroft, paralegal
  • 2011

    • Education
      College of Law Birmingham, Legal Practice Course (Distinction)
  • 2010

    • Education
      University of Leeds, Law LLB (First Class)

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