Sam Fargotstein is an associate at Martin, Tate, Morrow and Marston, P.C. Sam has extensive trial and mediation experience representing individuals and businesses in various types of civil litigation including landlord /tenant disputes, personal injury, property damage, premises liability, breach of contract, defamation, contested and uncontested probate administrations, as well as family law matters. Sam is a Rule 31 Listed General Civil Mediator. Sam also assists businesses in navigating tax matters, including PILOT tax incentives and property tax.
Sam received his B.A. from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville and earned his J.D. from the University of Memphis – Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law. Sam is a member of the American, Tennessee and Memphis Bar Associations, and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Memphis Bar Association’s Young Lawyer’s Division, co-chairing the High School Mock Trial Committee. Sam also sits on the Board of Directors of the Levitt Shell, serving on the Marketing Committee. Sam is also a co-founder and director of the Temple Israel (T.I.) Fellowship, a 10 week summer jobs initiative designed to attract young Jewish Professionals from all over the country to Memphis to live together and gain meaningful paid work experience in Memphis. The T.I. Fellowship partners with over 50 of Memphis’ top companies and non-profit organizations to provide high-quality internship experiences for each Fellow.
Sam lives in Memphis with his wife Rebecca and their daughter Brianna.