Samuel Jahangir (Sam) is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department. He joined the firm in 2016.
Mr. Jahangir received his BA, cum laude and with honors in psychology, from Northwestern University in 2013. He received his JD from the University of Chicago Law School in 2016, graduating with Honors. During law school, Mr. Jahangir served as a staff member of the University of Chicago Law Review, worked as a research assistant to the Honorable Richard A. Posner and Professor William M. Landes, participated in the Edwin F. Mandel Legal Aid Clinic’s Civil Rights and Police Accountability Project, received the Thomas R. Mulroy Prize for Excellence in Appellate Advocacy and Oral Argument, and won, as part of a team, the 2015 Saul Lefkowitz Moot Court Competition. He was also a Kirkland & Ellis Pro Bono Fellow at Lawyers for the Creative Arts.
Mr. Jahangir is admitted to practice in the state of Illinois and is a member of the Chicago Bar Association and the South Asian Bar Association of Chicago.