With deep experience in a wide range of civil litigation, including 20 years at Sidley Austin in Chicago (13 as a partner), Tamar offers knowledge and strategy across industries to every client. She understands the big picture, leveraging her litigation proficiency, responsiveness and earned trust to her client’s advantage.
Tamar’s practice focuses on product liability, commercial litigation and mass tort litigation, including cases in multiple jurisdictions across the country. In commercial matters, she represents clients in a range of industries including pharmaceuticals, health insurance, financial services, and construction. Her product liability experience spans a variety of areas including consumer products, pharmaceuticals, and biologics. She has substantial experience coordinating multi-jurisdictional, multi-plaintiff litigation and defense of individual single-plaintiff cases, leading all aspects of litigation from pretrial discovery through fact and expert witness development, trial, and appeal in both state and federal courts.
Tamar also counsels clients on the prevention and reduction of risks before litigation, and has served on an independent monitor team overseeing a major manufacturer’s compliance with its Deferred Prosecution Agreement with the Department of Justice.