Steven Joshua Samuel

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Attorney Steve Samuel is the founder of Samuel, Sayward & Baler LLC and has been practicing law in Massachusetts for more than thirty-five years. Attorney Samuel practices in the areas of Estate Planning, Elder Law and Business Law and has presented seminars on these topics for many years. He has trained estate planning attorneys throughout the United States to work with financial planning professionals. In addition, Attorney Samuel has his own financial planning firm, Samuel Financial, LLC. For more information see

Columbia Law School, New York, New York, J.D. 1976
Honors: Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
Honors: Charles Evans Hughes Fellow
Law Review: Human Rights Law Review, Editor-in-Chief, 1975 – 1976

Columbia University, New York, NY, M.B.A. 1972
Major: Marketing

Yeshiva University, New York, New York, B.A. 1970
Honors: Magna Cum Laude

Bar Admissions:
Massachusetts, 1977
U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit, 1977

Professional Associations and Memberships:
Massachusetts Bar Association
Foundation on Economic Trends, Washington, DC, Member, Board of Directors 2002-2015
Jewish Alliance for Law and Social Action
NE 500 Philanthropy Advisory Committee, Co-Chair 2015
Greenhouse Crisis Committee, Member, Board of Directors 2001-2002
American Jewish Congress, N.D., 1985 – 2001 Member, Board of Directors
Interface Foundation, Member, Board of Directors, 1982-1997
U.N. Advisory Commission on Law & Population, Rapporteur, 1976-78