Sam focuses his practice primarily on defense claims of first- and third-party automobile litigation and is experienced in handling cases on behalf of insurance companies in the defense of first- and third-party No-Fault claims.
While in law school, Sam gained valuable experience as a clerk, working primarily on property loss and subrogation matters. He also worked as a student public defender, zealously representing indigent clients throughout their criminal prosecutions.
Lauren Frederick, Sam Mate, and Deborah Hebert obtained summary disposition in a high-exposure, catastrophic no-fault case. The named insured’s son renewed the insured’s auto policy just a few months before the accident. But he failed to tell the insurer that the named insured had died. Given these facts, the Washtenaw County Circuit Court held that…
Collins Einhorn Farrell PC is pleased to announce that attorney Sam S. Mate, Jr. has joined the firm’s Automotive Liability practice group. Mr. Mate’s practice focuses on first- and third-party litigation matters and no-fault claims. He brings to the firm a strong background in defending first- and third-party automobile liability claims from start to finish. Click on the headline for full details.