Sam R. Crockett
Samuel “Sam” R. Crockett is Senior Counsel with Strongin, LLP, handling professional liability matters, including medical malpractice, wrongful death, catastrophic injuries, birth injuries, as well as plastics injuries, neurosurgical injuries and orthopedic injuries. In addition, Sam handles complex matters involving toxic tort, automobile accidents, and negligent business practices.
Sam joined Strongin, LLP in 2023, bringing with him 15 years of experience in defense litigation in the areas above. Sam’s experience and knowledge, stemming from representing personal injury defendants and handling the intricacies of insurance defense companies, has built an expertise to provide the best possible outcomes for his injured clients.
Before joining Strongin, LLP, Mr. Crockett worked with several prominent defense litigation firms in Southern California. Sam has devoted the time over years of practice to develop professional and personal relationships with the legal community in Southern California that translates to the best possible outcomes for his clients.
Sam is a life-long ice hockey player and a devoted fan of the Anaheim Ducks. Sam enjoys backpacking and snowboarding in California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains. He completed the entire traverse of the John Muir Trial in 2007. Sam currently resides in Ranch Mission Viejo, California, with his wife, Katie, who is Senior Planning Manager for the City of Laguna Niguel, and their two daughters.
Sam earned his undergraduate degree in American Literature from the University of Southern California. He enjoyed being a devoted member of the Greek system and a player for the University of Southern California ice hockey team. Sam attended and graduated from law school in Virginia, after which he returned to his home state of California while also meeting and marrying his wife, Katie, who is a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
J.D. Regent University School of Law
B.A. University of Southern California
State Bar of California
United States District Court, Central and Southern Districts of California
Bar of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania