Sam I. Iola


Sam Iola is an attorney at Waters Kraus & Paul in the firm’s Dallas office. Sam focuses his practice on helping people who have been catastrophically injured by asbestos exposure and their families seek recovery through the legal process. In addition to asbestos litigation, Sam also represents people involved in personal injury, product liability, and toxic tort cases. Sam earned his bachelor’s degree at the University of Redlands. He was awarded his Juris Doctor degree from Texas A&M University School of Law. Sam has been selected for recognition on the Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars list for the past five years. He is admitted to practice law by the State Bar of Texas.

Sam I. Iola

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Areas of Practice

  • Asbestos Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Product Liability
  • Toxic Tort

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2015


  • Texas A&M University School of Law, Fort Worth, Texas, J.D., 2015
  • University of Redlands, Redlands, California, B.A., 2010

Honors & Awards

  • Selected for recognition on the Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars list, published by Thomson Reuters, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

Publications & Speeches

  • Panelist, “Defense Junk Science Witnesses: Attanoos, Crapo, Roggli,” Plaintiffs’ Asbestos Litigation Seminar (PALS), May 2019

What are my chances?

That’s the first question everyone asks. The truth is it’s impossible to know. But we can tell you this. Waters Kraus & Paul has what it takes to fight against big corporate interests and win. That’s why we’ve taken more mesothelioma trials to verdict than any other firm. And that’s why we’ve recovered more than $1.3 billion for clients like you. Do you think you have a case? Contact us now to speak with an attorney.

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