Sam Tuttleman

Sam Tuttleman

Associate, Corporate


Sam Tuttleman represents public and private companies and private equity firms in connection with various corporate transactions, including governance-related matters. Mr. Tuttleman focuses his practice on representing strategic and financial buyers and sellers in corporate transactions, including mergers, stock and asset acquisitions, divestitures and restructurings, across a variety of industries.

Mr. Tuttleman’s experience at Skadden includes, among other matters, advising:

  • Burke Porter Group, a leading global provider of automated diagnostic, testing and production solutions serving life sciences and specialty industrial end markets, on its sale to AEA Investors LP
  • Delos Capital in connection with the sale of FCA Packaging, a leading manufacturer of customized industrial protective packaging solutions, to Wynnchurch Capital, L.P.
  • Aptean, Inc., a global provider of mission-critical enterprise software solutions backed by TA Associates, Vista Equity Partners and Charlesbank Capital Partners, on numerous transactions
  • Victory Park Capital, a leading private equity firm focused on emerging and established businesses across various industries in the U.S. and abroad, on numerous transactions
  • Monroe Capital, a Chicago-based private asset management firm specializing in private capital investing, on numerous transactions

Matters on which he advised prior to joining Skadden include:

  • Victory Park Capital on numerous transactions, including the following sponsored SPACs:
    • VPC Impact Acquisition Holdings III, Inc. in its $4 billion business combination with Dave Inc., a financial platform
    • VPC Impact Acquisition Holdings II in its $2.5 billion business combination with FinAccel, the parent of artificial intelligence-enabled digital consumer credit platform Kredivo
    • VPC Impact Acquisition Holdings in its $2.1 billion business combination with Bakkt Holdings, a digital asset marketplace
  • dMY Technology Group, Inc., a SPAC, on its $1.78 billion business combination with Rush Street Interactive, LP, a U.S.-based online casino and sports betting company
  • Rotunda Capital Partners, an operationally focused private equity firm, on its acquisition of Storm Smart, one of the largest vertically integrated direct-to-consumer marketers, manufacturers and installers of storm protection products in Florida
  • Delos Capital in connection with the formation of MechanAir LLC, a platform consisting of commercial HVAC/mechanical and plumbing contractors with regional, industry and technology differentiation across the Midwest and East Coast
  • Clearlake Capital on its joint investment, along with Vista Equity Partners, in EagleView Technologies, a leading provider of aerial imagery and property data analytics
  • Vista Equity Partners, a private equity firm focused on software, data and technology-enabled businesses, and its affiliates on numerous transactions
  • SoftBank Vision Fund on its investment in Energy Vault, a Switzerland-based startup utilizing advanced technology to facilitate long-term energy storage
  • Alliant Insurance Services and Stone Point Capital LLC in connection with a preferred equity offering to various co-investors and a preferred equity repurchase from Alliant Insurance Services’ majority preferred equity holder



  • J.D., Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, 2017
  • B.B.A., Belmont University, 2014


  • Illinois

Sam Tuttleman