Biography

Samantha R. Patterson is an associate in the Litigation Department of the Kansas City office of Lewis Rice. She represents businesses and individuals in a broad array of civil disputes in state and federal courts. In law school, Sammy served as Articles Editor for the Kansas Law Review.

Practice Areas

Education

  • University of Kansas School of Law (J.D., 2020)
    • Articles Editor, Kansas Law Review
    • Moot Court Council Member (2019-2020)
    • CALI Awards in Lawyering Skills II
    • Women in Law Society; Student Federal Bar Association
  • University of Arkansas (B.A., magna cum laude, 2017)
    • Political science, minor in legal studies
    • Dean’s and Chancellor’s List; Phi Beta Kappa Honors Society; Honors College Ambassador
    • President’s and Chancellor’s Volunteer Service Awards
    • Kappa Kappa Gamma

Legal Background

  • Summer associate, Dentons (2019)
  • Judicial intern for the Honorable Teresa J. James, U.S. District Court, District of Kansas (2018-2019)
  • Summer associate, Lewis Rice LLC (2018)
  • Legal assistant, Moehlman Law Firm, LLC (2014-2017)

Admissions

  • Missouri Bar