Samuel was educated at Oxford University and began work as a barrister in 2007. He prosecutes and defends criminal cases.
In the first half of 2018 Samuel has defended in a case of murder, prosecuted a case of attempted murder, and prosecuted a historical rape that had appeared on the BBC programme Crimewatch.
He has also prosecuted an organized criminal gang conspiring to burgle commercial warehouses, and defended several men charged with over £1M of fraud. Samuel is a level 3 prosecutor and was appointed to the CPS panel of specialist rape prosecutors in 2018.
Samuel also has substantial in judicial review cases and appeals in criminal and regulatory matters. He also has significant experience advising on the law of human rights for individuals, companies and public authorities.
Samuel has appeared in leading cases in both criminal and civil law, which are cited in the practitioner textbooks.