Mr. Samet (Harvard University J.D. 1964) was profiled in the California Law Business cover story as “The Last Big Litigator” at Buchalter, Nemer, Fields & Younger (Daily Journal, October 24, 1994). His distinguished trial record includes both preparing and successfully arguing a major case before the U.S. Supreme Court and cases before the Second and Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals. Mr. Samet was recently elected to the firm’s executive committee and is now managing partner of the firm’s L.A. office. Previously he was the firm’s litigation chair in Los Angeles. ( See Letter ).