Samantha K. Pruett

Family Law

Samantha merges professional legal experience with authentic personal care and an unparalleled bedside manner. She delivers consistent communication with her clients to ensure all questions are being answered and that there aren’t any surprises.

Having graduated from Western State College of Law, with honors, Samantha has continued honing her craft ever since. While attending Western State, she was involved with the Law Review, serving as its Editor in Chief. She also participated in a study abroad program, where she studied international and European law in Madrid, Spain.

Samantha knows how important it is to be prepared, which is why she’s an avid reader. Always of the mindset to better herself and her overall knowledge of anything and everything. Samantha is licensed in both California and Utah and is an active member of the Alameda County Bar Association (ACBA), the Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA), the Contra Costa Bar Association (CCBA), and the Bar of San Francisco.

The ability to grasp the entire project, the foresight and preparedness to organize and plan for various challenges, and the delivery of useful knowledge driven by experience is what makes Samantha unique and so crucial to her clients’ success. Samantha has a kind and caring heart, with a bit of ‘shark’ where it counts. She’s a Custody Queen… no doubt about it.



Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Domestic Violence
  • Rights of Unmarried Parents
  • Visitation Rights
  • Parental Relocation (Move-away)
  • Restraining Orders
  • Post-Judgment Modifications


  • Juris Doctorate – Western State College of Law
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and Business – Utah Valley University
  • International and European law – Madrid, Spain

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • Utah

Honors and Awards

  • Graduated with honors, Western State College of Law

Professional Positions, Associations, and Memberships

  • California State Bar – Active Member
  • Utah State Bar – Active Member
  • Alameda County Bar Association (ACBA) – Member
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA) – Member
  • Contra Costa Bar Association (CCBA) – Member
  • Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) – Member
  • Editor in Chief – Law Review, Western State College of Law
  • Externed with Court of Appeals, Santa Ana
  • Licensed to practice law in both California and Utah