Chuck Samel, a partner with the firm's Litigation practice, is an antitrust and
commercial litigator with more than 25 years of experience. His practice focuses
on the defense of antitrust and consumer class actions and complex business
litigation in federal and state court. Chambers & Partners
USA observed that Chuck “enjoys a fine reputation as a superb and highly
adept class actions litigator.”
Chuck has represented corporate
defendants in major litigation matters involving building materials and
construction, energy and natural gas, financial services and insurance, gasoline
and petroleum products, high technology, hospital services, musical instruments
and equipment, paper and paper products, pharmaceutical drugs, professional
sports, television, tobacco, and transportation. He has argued motions for class
certification and dispositive motions, taken and defended depositions of fact
and expert witnesses, examined witnesses at trial, and argued issues on appeal.
Chuck also advises clients on a variety of marketing and distribution issues and
provides antitrust compliance training programs for corporate employees.