Samantha Rothman Tressler LLP

Rothman, Samantha Associate

Rothman, Samantha Associate

Practice Focus

Samantha is an associate in the Insurance Practice Group. She focuses her practice in the areas of insurance coverage analysis and litigation. She has prepared coverage opinions and position letters for insurers and handles a wide variety of issues involving general liability and first-party property policies. Samantha also has significant litigation experience and participates in all facets of discovery and trial preparation. 

Professional Background

Samantha worked as a law clerk with Tressler throughout her time in law school. While clerking, she participated in depositions, drafted pleadings and orchestrated CLE presentations for the firm. Additionally, Samantha had the opportunity to work with attorneys from all the Tressler offices and across multiple practice groups.

While in law school, she served as the Executive Editor of the Michigan State International Law Review. She was also admitted to a rigorous two-year trial practicum program, where she earned her Certificate in Litigation. In her final year of law school, she received the prestigious Dobrusin Law Scholarship, which is awarded annually to a law student who exhibits a strong academic career and initiative to empower women in the legal space.

In her free time, Samantha is a fitness fanatic and avid college basketball fan.

Memberships & Affiliations

Chicago Bar Association, Member

Illinois Bar Association, Member

Decalogue Society of Lawyers, Member


Recent Articles and Blogs



Sexual Harassment in the Workplace (CLE Presentation), July 2018

Community Involvement

Samantha serves as a Chapter Advisory Board Member for Kappa Delta Sorority by volunteering her time to mentor collegiate age women and fundraise on behalf of Prevent Child Abuse America.