Prior to joining the firm, Tina practiced law in New York City. She earned her J.D. and M.B.A. from Samford University, where she served as an Associate Editor and later as an Articles Editor for the American Journal of Trial Advocacy. Additionally, during law school, Tina was Justice of Phi Alpha Delta, President of Women in Law, Associate Director of Cumberland’s Trial Advocacy Board, Lieutenant Governor of Alabama for Regional Affairs for the American Bar Association Student Division, and a member of the Career Development Advisory Board. She has also served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Elisabeth A. French of the Jefferson County Circuit Court.
Tina graduated from Wake Forest University with a B.A. in Economics and a B.A. in Psychology. She was member of Phi Mu and Alpha Kappa Psi. Tina also served as a manager for the Annual Funds at Wake Forest.
Tina was born in New York, but raised in Alabama. Outside of the office, she enjoys traveling, reading, and watching SEC football and ACC basketball. Tina has a passion for learning languages and is currently trying to become trilingual.
Alabama District of Columbia
University of East Anglia Master of Law, with distinction Cumberland School of Law, Samford University Juris Doctor American Journal of Trial Advocacy - Articles Editor Scholar of Merit - Lawyering and Legal Reasoning I National Association of Women Lawyers Outstanding Law Student Dean’s List Brock School of Business, Samford University Master of Business Administration Wake Forest University Bachelor of Arts, Economics and Psychology
Professional Associations and Memberships:
ACA International ACA Attorney State Chair for Alabama, 2017 - present Alabama State Bar Association Birmingham Bar Association Future Leaders Forum, 2017 Women Lawyers Section: Pinstripes and Pearls Co-Chair, 2016 - present Distinguished Service Award, 2016, 2017 Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
The Other Side of Sports: Is there an Increase in Human Trafficking Activity during Major Sporting Events, Lex Claudia, June 2014, at 45-48.
The Legal Hurdles Preventing a US-China Bilateral Investment Treaty: Problems with National Security, Environmental and Labor Standards, and Investor-State Dispute Settlement Mechanisms, 16 FLA. COASTAL L. REV. 303 -344 (2015).