Sameer

S. Karim

Shareholder
700 Milam Street, Suite 2700
Houston, TX 77002-2806

Overview

Sameer is a member of the Firm’s Labor & Employment and Business Litigation practices. Board Certified in Labor & Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Sameer counsels and represents employers and executives in matters involving the protection of trade secret and confidential information, non-compete agreements, discrimination, harassment and wage and hour disputes. He has represented clients in state and federal courts throughout Texas, arbitration tribunals across the country, as well as various state and federal administrative agencies such as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the National Labor Relations Board and the Texas Workforce Commission.

On the business litigation side, Sameer represents public pipeline and staffing companies, tax consulting organizations and healthcare conglomerates in litigation involving contract, engineering, construction and real estate disputes. He also has extensive experience serving as lead counsel for court appointed receivers in securities fraud actions brought by the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Sameer currently serves as a member of Munsch Hardt's Diversity Committee.

 
 

Education

Admissions

Achievements

  • Thomson Reuters – Texas Rising Stars (2014-2019)
  • Memberships

    • Houston Bar Association, Health Law and Litigation Sections
    • National Association of Federal Equity Receivers
    • State Bar of Texas, Business Law, Entertainment and Sports, Health Law and Litigation Sections

Overview

Sameer is a member of the Firm’s Labor & Employment and Business Litigation practices. Board Certified in Labor & Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Sameer counsels and represents employers and executives in matters involving the protection of trade secret and confidential information, non-compete agreements, discrimination, harassment and wage and hour disputes. He has represented clients in state and federal courts throughout Texas, arbitration tribunals across the country, as well as various state and federal administrative agencies such as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the National Labor Relations Board and the Texas Workforce Commission.

On the business litigation side, Sameer represents public pipeline and staffing companies, tax consulting organizations and healthcare conglomerates in litigation involving contract, engineering, construction and real estate disputes. He also has extensive experience serving as lead counsel for court appointed receivers in securities fraud actions brought by the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Sameer currently serves as a member of Munsch Hardt's Diversity Committee.

 
 

Experience

  • International In-House Counsel

    Seconded to serve as primary in-house counsel for the U.S. component of international, publicly-traded staffing organization. In this role, Sameer managed

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  • Employment Litigation

    Obtained injunctive relief and substantial damages against two former employees who started a competing business in violation of non-competition agreements. Judgment

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  • Employment Litigation

    Obtained summary judgment on behalf of a former C-level executive of a publicly-traded company after the company breached employee’s executive employment

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