EDUCATIONUniversity of California Los Angeles
University of California Berkeley
Josh Samra is an associate in the Firm’s Antitrust and Consumer practice group.Mr. Samra is involved in all aspects of the firm’s litigations and investigations. He currently plays a significant role in role in the In re: Facebook, Inc. Consumer Privacy User Profile Litigation, which consolidates more than 30 cases filed around the country alleging that Facebook violated consumer fraud and privacy laws.
Prior to joining BFA, Mr. Samra was a Deputy District Attorney in Contra Costa County. As a Deputy District Attorney, Mr. Samra oversaw all parts of criminal prosecutions, including filing complaints, preparing and arguing motions, interviewing witnesses, trying cases before a jury, and litigating post-trial appeals. During his time in the District Attorney’s office, Mr. Samra prosecuted ten jury trials to verdict.
Mr. Samra earned his B.A. from the University of California Berkeley (2013) and his J.D. from the University of California Los Angeles (2016), where he served as an Associate Editor for the UCLA Law Review. Mr. Samra is admitted to practice in California (2016).