Board Member, Governance Committee, Secretary
Market Development Specialist
K&L Gates LLP
Samantha Callahan is a Market Development Specialist for K&L Gates LLP, one of the largest law firms in the world with more than 1,800 lawyers and policy professionals in 45 offices located throughout commercial and financial centers across five continents. In her role, Samantha serves the global marketing and business development needs of the firm’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice area. Previously, she served as a business development specialist for a Manhattan-based law firm and was also a competitive intelligence analyst for a large national law firm. Originally from Syracuse, New York, Samantha received her bachelor’s degree in psychology from the State University of New York (SUNY) at Albany. She has volunteered for SWSG in various capacities since 2018, and has served as Secretary of the Board’s Governance Committee since 2020.