Tanner J. Fitz


Tanner J. Fitz

Tanner is a native of Sioux Falls and a graduate of Lincoln High School.  Tanner earned a Bachelor of Science degree from South Dakota State University, majoring in History and Political Science.  Following graduation from South Dakota Sate University, Tanner continued his education and attended the University of South Dakota School of Law where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 2018.  During law school, he was a member of the Trial Team and Alternative Dispute Resolution Board.  He represented USD in both regional and national tournaments, and was named a finalist in the 2018 Regional Client Counseling Competition.  Additionally, his trial team received accolades in Washington D.C., being awarded Best Use of Technology in the tournament.

Tanner held a summer internship with the Firm in 2017 and joined as an associate in 2018.  Tanner’s practice focuses on Business Organizations and Transactions and Real Estate Law.

Tanner and his wife, Maddy, live in Sioux Falls with their twin girls and dog, Louie.  When not at work, Tanner can be found on the bike trails, at the lake, or traveling.



  • South Dakota State University (B.S. in History and Political Science, 2014)
  • University of South Dakota (Juris Doctor, 2018)


  • South Dakota (2018)
  • United States District Court for the District of South Dakota (2018)


  • American Bar Association
  • South Dakota Bar Association




Areas of Practice

  • Business Organizations & Transactions
  • Real Estate Law
  • Banking & Financial Services Law
  • Telecommunications, Utilities & Energy Law



  • Furniture Mission Board
  • Sioux Empire United Way Campaign Cabinet, Division Chair
  • Sioux Falls Young Professionals Network
  • South Dakota Special Olympics, Coach (2019-2020)



Recent Articles & News

Fitz Judges Client Counseling Competition

Cutler Law Firm, LLP Associate, Tanner Fitz, recently volunteered as a judge at the annual University of South Dakota School of Law 1L Client Counseling Competition. Attorneys in the area are asked to judge the competition and provide feedback to the first-year law...

Fitz joins Cutler Law Firm

Tanner J. Fitz, recently joined Cutler Law Firm, LLP as an associate attorney. Fitz, a native of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, attended South Dakota State University where he earned his BS in History and Political Science. Following graduation, he continued his education...

Tanner J. Fitz


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