New York State Bar (2014)
Southern and Eastern Districts of New York (2014)
Second Circuit Court of Appeals (2014)
The Supreme Court of the United States (2017)
Fordham University School of Law, J.D. (2013)
The University of Vermont (2007)
B.S. in Business Administration, Finance
Sam joined Romano Law PLLC after three years of working at one of the nation’s preeminent plaintiff’s litigation firms.
Sam is a graduate of Fordham University School of Law in Lincoln Center, where he pursued a concentration in contract and copyright law. While at Fordham Law, Sam worked for Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, assisting artists with legal issues they had regarding their creative works.
Sam is also a graduate of The University of Vermont in Burlington, VT, where he served as an undergraduate member of the UVM Board of Trustees, and as president of his graduating class.
Sam currently serves as the Secretary of The National Arts Club, and is a member of the Entertainment and Sports Law Section of the New York State Bar Association, the Copyright Society of the U.S.A., the Fordham Law Alumni Association, and the UVM Alumni Association. In his spare time, Sam enjoys his lifelong hobby of playing jazz and blues piano.
A native New Yorker, Sam was raised in the arts, his mother previously a member of the casts of the Broadway productions of Camelot and The Phantom of the Opera.
The CLASSICS Act: A Part of the 2018 Music Modernization Act recognizing the Classics
On October 11, 2018, the Music Modernization Act was signed into law. The CLASSICS Act, which ultimately became part of the Music Modernization Act, is an acronym for “Compensating Legacy Artists for their Songs, Service, and Important Contributions to Society.” The CLASSICS Act was consolidated into the Music Modernization Act on April 10, 2018, which