Samantha K. McLaughlin
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Samantha K. McLaughlin

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Practice Areas:

  • Business Law
  • Mergers, Acquisitions, Contracts
  • Nonprofit Law
  • Wills, Trusts, Estate Planning, Probate Law
  • Real Estate Law


Samantha K. McLaughlin is an associate attorney at Schnell & Hancock, P.C. Samantha is originally from Woodstock, Illinois. She and her three cats reside in East Moline, Illinois. 


  • University of Iowa College of Law, Iowa City, Iowa
    • J.D. - 2020
    • Honors: Boyd Service Award High Honors
    • Honors: Moot Court Executive Board
  • The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
    • B.A. - 2017
    • Honors: Rho Lambda Honors Sorority
    • Major: Ethics & Public Policy
    • Major: International Relations, Conflict and Foreign Policy

Bar Admission

  • Iowa, 2020
  • Illinois, 2021

Past Positions

  • Elderkin & Pirnie, Summer Associate, Summer 2019
  • McHenry Co. State’s Attorney’s Office, Legal Intern, Summer 2018

Current Employment Position

  • Associate Attorney