Sam Ballingrud


Denver, Colorado

Phone: 303.299.8363

Fax: 303.298.0940


  • Juris Doctor, University of Notre Dame Law School, 2017
    • Managing Senior Editor, Notre Dame Law School
  • Bachelor of Arts in International Studies, American University, 2013
    • cum laude
    • Focus on Global Security

Sam Ballingrud, an associate in the firm’s Litigation, Trial & Appeals Group, focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation. Before joining Sherman & Howard, Sam clerked for Justice Brian D. Boatright of the Colorado Supreme Court and then for Magistrate Judge Nina Y. Wang of the United States District Court for the District of Colorado.

While a law student, Sam served as managing senior editor of the Notre Dame Law Review and received the Dean’s Award for academic achievement. He also co-authored an article on internal investigations.

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