Sam Nuxoll

Associate General Counsel

Telephone: (734) 647-6095
Fax: (734) 647-6100

Secretary: Ashley Greene
Telephone: (734) 647-6095

9000 Wolverine Tower
3003 South State Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-1288

Primary Practice Areas

  • Charitable Giving
  • Charitable Trusts, Bequests, Designations

Sam Nuxoll joined the University of Michigan Office of the General Counsel in September 2022 as an Associate General Counsel. He provides advice to the University and the Office of University Development on the legal and tax aspects of lifetime and testamentary charitable giving. Prior to joining the University, Sam worked as an estate planning attorney in the Ann Arbor office of a large Michigan law firm; he also spent a summer as a law clerk in the Office of the General Counsel.

Law is a second career for Sam. He spent nine years as an active duty US Army Officer, including deployments to both Iraq and Afghanistan, and he is still a Major in the Army Reserves. He returned in September 2022 from a year-long tour in the United Kingdom where he provided support to the United States Special Operations Command Europe.

Sam received his law degree from the University of Michigan Law School and his bachelor’s degree from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.

Professional and Community Involvement

  • State Bar of Michigan, Probate & Estate Planning Section
  • Washtenaw County Bar Association, Trusts & Estates Section
  • Institute for Continuing Legal Education Probate and Estate Administration Certificate Recipient
  • Ann Arbor Hands on Museum and Leslie Science and Nature Center Board Trustee (2017-2021)