Sam Tabar is a New York City-based attorney that specializes in compliance issues and capital strategy. He started his career in law when he began working for Skadden, Arps, Slater, Meagher & Flom, but his interest quickly turned to the business side of the practice and when he became associate he was in charge of capital strategy and business development.
One of his main strategies was to improve customer service and increase customer satisfaction. Tabar brought his business development experience to SPARX Group, a firm that offers equity and credit asset management services in Asia.
He later left the firm to become the Director and Head of Capital Strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. During his time at SPARX Group, he became well acquainted with the Asian market and his focus in role at Merrill Lynch allowed him to further his interest in the Asia-Pacific Region.
After working in the field of finance for quite some time, Tabar again began practicing law focusing on compliance issues and hedge funds. He is currently a senior associate at Schulte Roth & Zabel, a law firm based in New York City.
About.me tells us Tabar graduated from Oxford University, and then went on to gain his law degree from Columbia Law School, where he served as the Associate Editor of the Columbia Business Law Review. He is fluent in both written and spoken English and French and can functionally speak Japanese. His interests include hosting social events, traveling, and amateur photography which he shares through his Instagram page.