Samuel J. Baldwin

Associate
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  • University of Maine School of Law (J.D., 2015), summa cum laude
  • Arizona State University (B.A., 2009), cum laude

Biography

Sam works on a variety of employee benefits matters, researching and distilling complex aspects of ERISA and tax law. Sam drafts summary plan descriptions and other participant communications, prepares corrections of retirement plan administrative errors under IRS voluntary correction procedures, and assists in advising clients on all aspects of pension and welfare plan design and compliance.

Sam received his law degree from the University of Maine School of Law, where he graduated summa cum laude and received an Outstanding Scholastic Achievement Award in Taxation and the Edward S. Godfrey Leadership Award for his work as the Editor-in-Chief of the Maine Law Review. Sam worked as a Research Assistant to Professor Jeffrey Maine, assisting him in preparing the second edition of Intellectual Property Taxation: Problems and Materials. After law school, Sam served as a law clerk for Maine Supreme Judicial Court Justice Donald Alexander.

Sam is a life-long fan of the New England Patriots and an avid fly fisherman. During the summer, he spends much of his free time hiking and exploring remote streams. During the winter, he talks about learning to ski.

Education

  • University of Maine School of Law (J.D., 2015), summa cum laude
  • Arizona State University (B.A., 2009), cum laude

Clerkships

  • Maine Supreme Judicial Court, 2015-2016

Bar Admissions

  • Maine, 2015