Samuel Pokross is an associate in Ropes & Gray's litigation and enforcement practice group. Prior to joining Ropes & Gray, Samuel served as a law clerk to the Honorable Bruce M. Selya of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and to the Honorable Patti B. Saris of the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts.
During law school, Samuel served as an articles editor on the Stanford Law Review, as a student attorney for the Immigrants' Rights Clinic, and as a teaching assistant for Property and Legal Research & Writing. He also interned for the Civil Division of the United States Attorney's Office in Boston. Prior to law school, Samuel worked as a litigation paralegal at a Boston law firm.
- Samuel Pokross, “Dramatically Altered the Legal Landscape”? City of Sherrill v. Oneida Indian Nation in the Lower Courts, 43 AM. INDIAN L. REV. 243 (2018)
- JD, Stanford Law School, 2018; Articles Editor, Stanford Law Review
- BA (Linguistics), magna cum laude, Harvard College, 2013
Admissions / Qualifications
- Massachusetts, 2018
- U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, 2019