Sam Meziani is a trial lawyer experienced in handling civil and criminal matters in federal and state court for individual and corporate clients.
Sam represents clients in a wide range of sophisticated disputes including commercial matters, real estate, eminent domain, asbestos, personal injury, and civil rights litigation. Sam is a leader in eminent domain litigation. He has represented electric and natural gas transmission companies in high-stakes disputes and has been published in the ABA Energy Litigation Journal.
Sam has also successfully defended individuals who have fallen into crises and have been charged with serious crimes such as wire and mail fraud, tax fraud, racketeering, firearm offenses, money laundering, identity theft, health care fraud, and environmental and regulatory offenses. Sam serves clients in all phases of the criminal process including audits, investigations, grand jury proceedings, pretrial proceedings, and trial.
Prior to joining Goebel Anderson, Sam was a partner at a large Salt Lake law firm, senior litigation counsel for an electric utility, and worked for a boutique trial firm.