Samuel J. TallmanSamuel Tallman Clark Hill
Samuel J. Tallman
Samuel J. Tallman is an Associate in the Litigation group based in Clark Hill’s Chicago office. Sam focuses his practice on complex commercial and employment litigation. He represents clients in all phases of litigation from pre-suit counseling through trial and appeal. Sam represents clients in both state and federal court on a variety of matters including contractual disputes, breach of fiduciary duty claims, business torts, construction, real estate, insurance, and class actions. Additionally, Sam has extensive experience representing public and privately-held companies in shareholder disputes and employment related actions.
Directly after law school Sam gained significant trial experience while working as a deputy district attorney in Colorado. During his time as a prosecutor, Sam successfully tried numerous jury trials and conducted extensive evidentiary and sentencing hearings. Sam has been able to take the trial skills and techniques he acquired while working as a prosecutor and capitalize on them to the benefit of his clients in the private sector.