As an associate attorney at Schaefer Halleen, Sam Louwagie brings a unique perspective to his practice. Before pursuing law, Sam honed his skills as a newspaper reporter in St. Cloud, Minnesota. This experience taught Sam the power of storytelling, a skill he now employs to passionately advocate for Schaefer Halleen’s clients.
Since earning his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Minnesota Law School in 2019, Sam has been dedicated to representing clients on a wide range of employment matters. From discrimination and retaliation claims to reviewing and negotiating employment contracts, Sam works tirelessly to ensure our clients’ rights are protected.
Sam’s commitment to advocacy extends beyond the courtroom. He serves as the Community Service Director for the New Lawyers Section of the Hennepin County Bar Association, further deepening his involvement in the local legal community.
- Minnesota, 2019
- U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 2019
- Juris Doctorate Degree, cum laude, University of Minnesota Law School, 2019
- Bachelor of Art’s Degree, University of Iowa, 2013
- Community Service Director, New Lawyers Section, Hennepin County Bar Association, 2023-24