Tarik’s practice covers a range of commercial transactions including mergers and acquisitions, secured financings, joint ventures, securitization and business counseling. 

Tarik also provides alternative-entity related advice in the context of transaction and alternative entity litigation.

Tarik also focuses on organizational and operational issues related to limited liability companies, limited partnerships and statutory trusts. In addition, he regularly represents sponsors and conflicts committees of master limited partnerships (MLPs).

He is involved in the preparation of third-party legal opinions in connection with a range of transactional matters, and he regularly counsels other attorneys domestically and internationally on matters relating to Delaware partnerships, limited liability companies and statutory trusts.

Tarik is a member of the Delaware State Bar Association (DSBA) Statutory Trust Committee, responsible for updating the Delaware Statutory Trust Act.

Tarik is a frequent presenter and writer on issues relating to Delaware alternative entity law and secured transactions.  He also serves as a member of the Editorial Board of Business Law Today, the ABA Business Law Section’s monthly business law publication.

Tarik also serves on the Morris Nichols Executive Committee and Lawyer Development Committee and he chairs the firm’s Diversity Committee.

News & Insights

  • Speaking Engagement, 03.31.2021

    The Practising Law Institute hosts a two-day webcast on commercial real estate financing. Morris Nichols partner Tarik Haskins will speak on, "Delaware Law for Real Estate Lawyers" on March 31, 2021 at 10:00am EDT.

Honors & Recognitions

Chambers USA: Guide to America’s Leading Lawyers, ranked in Delaware M&A and alternative entities, 2019-present

The Legal 500 US, mentioned in M&A commercial, 2019

Professional & Civic

American Bar Association (Business Law Section, Secured Lending Subcommittee of the Commercial Finance Committee (Former Chair),  Business Law Today (Managing Editor), Committee on Mergers and Acquisitions, Revised Model Asset Purchase Agreement Task Force, Joint Task Force on Security Interest in LLC and Other Unincorporated Entity Interest)

American Bar Foundation (Fellow)

Delaware Council of Development Finance

Delaware State Bar Association (Statutory Trust Committee and Uniform Commercial Code Subcommittee)


  • Law Clerk to the Honorable E. Norman Veasey, Chief Justice, Delaware Supreme Court, 2003-2004


University of Cincinnati College of Law, JD, 2003
University of Cincinnati Law Review, Editor-in-Chief

Clark-Atlanta University, BA, 1998


  • Delaware, 2003

Chambers USA recognized Tarik among leading Delaware practitioners in the Corporate/M&A: Alternative Entities area since 2019. He has also been recognized by The Legal 500 US for his M&A commercial work.

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