Samantha E. Bennett
Memphis
(901) 525-8721 VCARD

Education

University of Memphis, B.A.
University of Memphis, M.A.
University of Memphis, J.D magna cum laude

Samantha E. Bennett
Ms. Bennett focuses her practice primarily in the areas of medical malpractice defense and insurance defense.  Before attending law school, Ms. Bennett spent several years working as a medical malpractice paralegal and held a position as an adjunct professor in The University of Memphis Department of Political Science.  A 2012 magna cum laude graduate of The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, Ms. Bennett earned numerous writing, academic, and service awards while in law school. AFFILIATIONS Memphis Bar Association Tennessee Bar Association  PROFESSIONAL HONORS AND ACTIVITIES Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Star University of Memphis Law Review, Notes Editor…

Read More

Ms. Bennett focuses her practice primarily in the areas of medical malpractice defense and insurance defense.  Before attending law school, Ms. Bennett spent several years working as a medical malpractice paralegal and held a position as an adjunct professor in The University of Memphis Department of Political Science.  A 2012 magna cum laude graduate of The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, Ms. Bennett earned numerous writing, academic, and service awards while in law school.

AFFILIATIONS

  • Memphis Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association

 PROFESSIONAL HONORS AND ACTIVITIES

  • Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • University of Memphis Law Review, Notes Editor
  • Recipient, Academic Support Program Graduate Assistant scholarship
  • Recipient, Black, McLaren, Jones, Ryland & Griffee Judicial Endowment Scholarship
  • Dean’s Award for Excellence, Best Memorandum and Best Appellate Brief
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in Family Law, Remedies, ADR/Mediation, and Litigation Drafting
  • Research Assistant to Assistant Professor Lynda Black
  • Pupil Member, Leo Bearman, Sr. Inn of Court
  • Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges
  • Public Action Law Society Pro Bono Service Award
  • Student Bar Association Service Award
  • Graduate, Tennessee Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Diversity Leadership Institute
  • Author of Student Column, Outlook from 1 North Front, published in Memphis Lawyer magazine, 2011-2012

Read Less