Mr Samuel S. Shaulson > Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
NEW YORK, NY 10178-0060
United States

Work Department

Labor & Employment


A partner in the labor and employment practice at Morgan Lewis, Sam Shaulson represents financial services, pharmaceutical, entertainment, retail, and other clients in Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), wage and hour class and collective litigation, and other complex litigation. With an emphasis on the financial services industry, he has represented industry trade organizations such as the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) and the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) in employment law issues of industrywide significance. For more information, view Sam’s bio at


Sam is co-leader of the labor and employment practice’s financial services team and a member of the firm’s Advisory Board.


University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., 1993, With Honors, Order of the Coif; Boston University, B.S.B.A., 1990, Summa Cum Laude, Valedictorian

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Labor and employment > Labor and employment disputes (including collective actions): defense

(Leading lawyers)

Samuel ShaulsonMorgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP ‘provides top-notch advice‘ and is appreciated for providing ‘work quality at the highest level and having an excellent client service reputation‘. It is capable of handling the full range of labor and employment matters on a national and international level. Washington DC-based Grace Speights, who is well versed in employment discrimination claims, leads the ‘efficient and competent‘ group. Anne Marie Estevez in Miami represents Uber in a series of ADA accessibility litigation cases regarding the client’s alleged failure to provide wheelchair accessible vehicles and alleged denial of service animals. Thomas Hurka in Chicago and Robert Jon Hendricks in San Francisco successfully handled various matters for Boeing. Davis McManus, who splits his time between New York and Boston, ‘is the lawyer you want when stakes are high‘. Michael BanksJoseph CostelloSarah BouchardSteven Wall and Michael Burkhardt are noted individuals in Philadelphia. Paulo McKeeby in Dallas ‘brings value and trusted guidance‘ and Stephanie Sweitzer in Chicago is praised for ‘her persistent engagement and leadership in managing cases, which is tremendously valuable‘. Orange County-based Barbara Miller‘s ‘wage-and-hour class action knowledge is impressive‘. Houston’s Ethel Johnson ‘gets to the core of the issue quickly and efficiently while being the utmost professional‘. Recommended practitioners are also Samuel Shaulson and Ira Rosenstein in New York, Lincoln Bisbee in Washington DC and Debra Fischer in Los Angeles. The team had several partner promotions in October 2018, including Jocelyn Cuttino in Washington DC.