Shapiro Arato Bach Welcomes Two New Attorneys

Shapiro Arato Bach is pleased to announce the additions of Ted Sampsell-Jones and Avery Medjuck to our firm. Ted will be joining the firm as Of Counsel, and Avery will be joining as an Associate.

Ted Sampsell-Jones is an experienced appellate advocate with two decades of experience representing white collar clients in their federal appeals. Ted is a tenured law professor at Mitchell Hamline Law School in St. Paul, where he teaches criminal law and evidence.  He graduated summa cum laude from Dartmouth College in 1997 with a B.A in Philosophy and earned his J.D. from Yale Law School in 2002. He served as an editor of the Yale Law Journal and clerked for Judge William A. Fletcher of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Ted is admitted to the bar in Minnesota.

Avery Medjuck joins Shapiro Arato Bach as an associate with a focus in litigation. He graduated from New York University in 2010 with a B.A. with honors in Cinema Studies and earned his J.D. from New York University School of Law in 2018, magna cum laude and Order of the Coif. Avery has just completed a clerkship for Judge Pierre N. Leval of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. He is admitted to the bar in New York.