Samantha Rhayem is an associate in the firm's insurance services department, where she focuses her practice primarily in the area of commercial insurance coverage matters.

Professional Background

Prior to becoming an attorney, Ms. Rhayem graduated magna cum laude from the University of Miami School of Law, where she was a recipient of two outstanding merit scholarships and several Dean's List Awards and Dean's Certificates of Achievement. Ms. Rhayem was also a Dean's Fellow in Constitutional Law and the Executive Editor of the University of Miami International & Comparative Law Review.

Ms. Rhayem interned for the Honorable Ellen Sue Venzer in the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court in Miami, Florida.

Before commencing her law studies, Ms. Rhayem graduated summa cum laude from Florida International University with a dual major in English and Advertising. As an undergraduate student, Ms. Rhayem received numerous scholarships and achievement awards.

Professional Affiliations

  • Spellman-Hoeveler American Inns of Court, Member, 2013-2014
  • The Florida Bar, Business Law Section, Fellow, 2016-2017

Honors & Awards

  • University of Miami Outstanding Merit Scholarship
  • George David Gold Merit Scholarship
  • Dean's Fellow in Constitutional Law
  • Dean's List (3 of 6 semesters)
  • Dean's Certificate in Immigration Law
  • Dean's Certificate in Wrongful Convictions
  • CALI Award for Excellence in Wrongful Convictions

Service Areas

J.D., magna cum laude, University of Miami School of Law, 2014

B.A., summa cum laude, Florida International University, 2011