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
      July2018
      Gowling WLG (UK), senior associate
  • 2017

    • Career
      October2017
      Gowling WLG (Canada) secondment, associate
  • 2016

    • Career
      February2016
      Gowling WLG (UK), associate
  • 2015

    • Career
      August2015
      DAC Beachcroft, solicitor
    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      2015
      Qualified, Solicitor of England & Wales
  • 2012

    • Career
      January2012
      DAC Beachcroft, paralegal
  • 2011

    • Education
      2011
      College of Law Birmingham, Legal Practice Course (Distinction)
  • 2010

    • Education
      2010
      University of Leeds, Law LLB (First Class)

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