Shiva K. Sandill

Partner, Chicago



Shiva Sandill is a partner in the Firm's Mergers & Acquisitions practice group and a member of the ESG & Sustainability Interest Group. 

Shiva focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, corporate finance and securities, and capital markets transactions. He has extensive experience with advising private equity and venture capital funds in connection with portfolio company investments, buyouts, and recapitalizations. Additionally, Shiva represents emerging and middle-market companies at all stages of maturity, including formation, initial funding, expansion, and exit. 

Shiva also currently serves as outside counsel to several companies.

Shiva previously served in-house at Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT), the world's largest construction-equipment manufacturer, where he advised on domestic and international transactions; joint ventures in the US, Europe, Middle East, and Africa; and global supply chain, human resource, and research and development matters.

Bars and Courts
Illinois State Bar
Massachusetts State Bar
Texas State Bar
Boston College Law School
Howard University

magna cum laude