Sam joined LCA in November 2012, having previously advised clients on both local and national campaigns for a public affairs consultancy based in Westminster. He currently works across a number of corporate communications, public affairs and media relations accounts, primarily focusing on property, regeneration, transport and major infrastructure projects. His property related clients at LCA currently include the Cadogan Estate, Landsec, U+I, HB Reavis, Madison Square Garden, Beltane and Mamma Mia! The Party. This is in addition to a number of transport and infrastructure accounts including the Thames Tideway super-sewer, advising the West Anglia Taskforce on behalf of the London Stanstead Cambridge Consortium and Thales. Sam graduated from Nottingham University in 2009 with an LLB Honours degree in law. He was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 2010, and is a non-practising barrister. From there he worked as a Political Researcher to a Conservative MP in the House of Commons, before starting his first consultancy role in 2011. Outside of work, Sam is a Board Member of the Tory Reform Group, and has also represented the Conservative Party in a number of overseas initiatives aimed at offering advice to sister parties in the Middle East and North Africa.
Sam is a political junkie. When he is not starting political altercations over dinner, he can often be found lapping up the gossip and intrigue from the Westminster Village.