Tammy is an associate with the Bankruptcy & Restructuring group. Her practice focuses on chapter 11 business bankruptcy, reorganization and restructuring.
She represents international, national and regional clients, including debtors, official and ad hoc committees, asset purchasers, debtor-in-possession (DIP) lenders, secured and unsecured creditors, petitioning creditors in involuntary bankruptcy filings, and other parties in interest.
In law school, Tammy was a senior editor of the Virginia Tax Review and was a member of the Black Law Students Association.
Co-counsel to The Boston Herald, Inc. and its affiliates, which operated a historic newspaper based in Boston, Massachusetts, with their chapter 11 proceedings, including assisting in in successfully achieving the sale of the Debtors’ assets in a 363 bankruptcy sale, more than doubling the initial bid at a competitive auction.
Co-counsel to Nortel Networks, Inc. and certain of its affiliates in connection with their chapter 11 proceedings, including assisting with and coordinating a cross-border bankruptcy trial to allocate the proceeds of the sales of more than $7 billion in assets and intellectual property between Nortel entities in the United States, Canada and Europe.
Counsel to Premium Transportation Services, Inc. in connection with its chapter 11 proceeding.
Represented the Reorganized Debtors of Syms Corp. and Filene’s Basement in numerous multimillion dollar asset sales and litigated numerous matters reducing the claims against the Reorganized Debtors by multiple millions of dollars.
Counsel to the Foreign Representative of Toshiba Samsung Storage Technology Korea Corporation (“TSST-K”) in its Chapter 15 bankruptcy filing in the United States. TSST-K was a Korean joint venture between Toshiba and Samsung that manufactured and sold optical disc devices (e.g., CD-ROM/DVD). At its high point, TSST-K had revenue of approximately $1.8 billion.
Counsel to Security National Properties Funding III, LLC and certain of its affiliates in connection with their chapter 11 proceedings, including advising on the transfer of government leases in connection with a $165 million refinancing transaction.
News & Insights
- Media Mention, The Best Lawyers in America, 08.19.2021
The Best Lawyers in America has released its 2022 edition, listing thirty-two attorneys from Morris Nichols. The results are based on peer-review evaluations from more than 66,000 eligible attorneys.
- Firm News, 08.20.2020
Thirty-one Morris Nichols attorneys were recognized in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. The results are based on peer-review evaluations from more than 67,000 eligible attorneys.
Honors & Recognitions
The Best Lawyers in America, Ones to Watch in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, 2021-2022
Professional & Civic
American Bankruptcy Institute
American Bar Association
Delaware State Bar Association
Federal Bar Association
University of Virginia School of Law, JD, 2011
Virginia Tax Review, senior editor
Loyola University Maryland, BA, Economics and Psychology, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 2008
- Delaware, 2011
- US District Court for the District of Delaware, 2012