Tammy is a member of the Corporate and Litigation Departments. Her corporate work focuses on assisting clients in understanding and complying with the complex landscape of employee benefits laws and policies, including issues related to compensation, retirement plans and health and welfare plans. Her litigation work focuses on complex litigation including intellectual property, products liability, and antitrust matters. Tammy’s antitrust practice involves regularly counseling clients on antitrust risks associated with their business undertakings, finding ways to minimize such risks and defending against allegations of anticompetitive behavior. In both her transactional and litigation roles, she works to achieve outcomes that favor our clients’ immediate, as well as long-term, interests.
She has represented clients in a variety of industries, including consumer products, the mining industry, commercial real estate, manufacturing and healthcare. In all of her representations, Tammy strives to understand the business objectives of our clients and ensure her advice helps forward those objectives while protecting the company’s interests.
Prior to joining the firm, Tammy served as an attorney for the Federal Trade Commission in Washington, DC where she oversaw investigations of complex multimillion dollar transactions. She investigated the competitive impact of mergers and acquisitions in fields including consumer products, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, defense industries, energy, and industrial gases. Her practice also included legal strategy and investigative planning, economic analysis and contract negotiations.
Tammy uses her experience with the FTC to counsel the firm's clients on Hart-Scott-Rodino Act reportability of proposed transactions, as well as prepare them for investigations before government agencies including the Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Justice's Antitrust Division. She also helps clients train their employees to recognize and avoid antitrust risk areas and conducts audits of antitrust compliance policies.
Tammy has also helped our corporate clients with mergers and acquisitions, contract review and preparation, forming new businesses, and general corporate governance matters.