Saman Golestan is an Assistant City Attorney with the City of Peoria in the Civil Litigation Division. Prior to working in the government, Saman was in private practice where he specialized in election law including voting rights and voter initiative cases. He litigated and kept major initiatives on the ballot so Arizonans could have a voice such as Arizonans for Fair Wages and Healthy Families (2016) and Clean Energy for a Healthy Arizona (2018). He also practiced employment and labor law as well administrative law. In 2018 and 2019 Saman was rated a Rising Star by his peers via Superlawyers. Saman graduated from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at ASU where he received awards for his oral advocacy including membership in the Order of Barristers. In his free time, Saman enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, swing dancing and going to the movies.