Sam is a member of the American, Mississippi and Washington County Bar Associations. A native of Greenville, Mississippi, Mr. Maddox graduated from St. Joseph High School, and obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Arkansas at Monticello, double-majoring in History and English. He earned a J.D. from the University of Mississippi School of Law. Sam is admitted to practice law before the Mississippi Supreme Court, the United States District Court of the Northern District of Mississippi and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. He practices in the areas of business, personal injury, maritime and premises liability law.
Sam resides in the Delta with his wife Amy and their son Jackson. They are active members of the First United Methodist Church.