Samuel J. Fenton
Sam became an attorney to solve complex problems and promote justice. In his work as a member of the transactional and litigation teams at the firm, Sam brings a holistic and detail-oriented approach to the practice of law to ensure his clients financial, personal, and philosophical needs are met.
Sam followed his passion for courtroom advocacy to Gonzaga University School of Law. There, Sam competed on the first Gonzaga National Trial Team to reach the Regional Final. He graduated summa cum laude from Gonzaga and during his time there, earned CALI Excellence for the Future Awards for the receiving the top grade in both Employment Discrimination and Non-Corporate Entity Law. Sam began at Wolff, Hislop & Crockett PLLC as an intern. Through his internship, Sam learned to practice law and connected deeply with WHC’s commitment to integrity. His connection to the firm’s values led him to accept the position of Associate Attorney, and he now serves clients in various areas including employment, real estate, and insurance litigation.
In addition to his professional responsibilities, Sam volunteers with the Gonzaga National Trial Team. Outside the office, you’ll often find him enjoying activities such as skiing, exploring new restaurants, and cheering on the Kansas City Chiefs alongside his wife and their two dogs.
- Business Disputes
- Contract Disputes
- Construction Disputes
- Employment Disputes
- Insurance Disputes
- Real Estate Disputes
- Contract Drafting / Review
- Employment Law
- Entity Formation
- Home Owner’s Associations
- Landlord Representation
- Gonzaga University Alumni Association
- Spokane County Bar Association
- Washington State Bar Association
- Idaho State Bar Association
- Idaho State Bar Association – Labor & Employment Section
- Gonzaga University School of Law, 2022, J.D.
Honors: Summa Cum Laude
- University of Kansas, 2019, B.A.
Major: Political Science
Minor: Economics, History
Honors: Global Scholar
Admitted to Practice
- Washington State Courts
- Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Washington
- Idaho State Courts