Samuel J. Banks
t: 703.526.4704
f: 703.525.2207


Sam Banks is a shareholder with Bean, Kinney & Korman practicing in the areas of employment law, government contracts, and commercial litigation.

Prior to becoming an attorney, Sam worked as an accountant and a financial analyst for seven years. While he worked in finance and accounting, it became apparent to him that he loved helping people negotiate their business related issues, which prompted his return to school to become a lawyer.

Sam’s passion for helping his clients along with his prior experience in finance and as an accountant gives him the unique ability to understand a company’s business and legal needs, allowing him to provide tailored advice to any business client.

As an attorney, Sam has helped many businesses find successful solutions to various legal disputes including ownership disputes, vendor disputes, employment disputes, and real estate and construction disputes.

Bar and Court Admissions

District of Columbia, 2018

Virginia, 2015


George Mason University School of Law, J.D., 2015

Brigham Young University

Awards and Honors

Virginia Business Legal Elite in Civil Litigation, 2023

Arlington Magazine, Top Attorney – Litigation, 2023

Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch, Commercial Litigation, 2021 – 2024