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Rita A. Samaan Associate

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 2018

Education

University of Michigan Law School, J.D., 2017

Wayne State University, B.S., summa cum laude, 2013

Language

Rita Samaan is an associate in Dykema's Bloomfield Hills, Michigan office. Ms. Samaan focuses her practice on litigation matters.

At the University of Michigan Law School, Ms. Samaan worked as a student attorney in the Pediatric Advocacy Clinic and Unemployment Insurance Clinic. Ms. Samaan represented a client in a guardianship trial in the Pediatric Advocacy Clinic and won. During Ms. Samaan's time as a student attorney at the Unemployment Insurance Clinic, she testified before the Michigan House of Representatives in favor of reforming Michigan's unemployment insurance program and worked on drafting new legislation, which was passed shortly thereafter.

In addition, Ms. Samaan was a volunteer student attorney for the Human Trafficking Database Project and the International Refugee Assistance Project. Ms. Samaan also served as a Contributing Editor for the Michigan Journal of Race and Law.

Memberships & Involvement

  • Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Oakland County Bar Association