Winston & Strawn-Samantha-Lerner

Samantha Lerner

Samantha is a trial lawyer who concentrates her practice in complex commercial and patent litigation and has over a decade of experience litigating complex commercial cases for Fortune 500 companies. She has represented clients in a variety of industries including, pharmaceutical, financial services, healthcare, and insurance, and has litigated breach of contract, trade secret theft, RICO, and fraud cases. She has also represented clients in patent cases in courts across the United States involving medical devices and instruments, telephone and computer technology, and pharmaceuticals. Her role as co-chair of the Chicago office chapter of Winston’s Women’s Leadership Initiative and service on the Executive Committee of the Chicago Bar Association’s Alliance for Women demonstrate her commitment to advancing gender diversity and inclusion in the legal community. Samantha was recognized in The Best Lawyers in America for Commercial Litigation in 2019 and 2020.