Tamara Van Heel

ATTORNEY
Brief info
Tamara regularly represents debtors, creditors, committees, trustees, landlords, and purchasers of claims and assets in restructuring and bankruptcy matters. Tamara also represents and advises businesses and individuals in a range of commercial disputes. Prior to joining Agentis, Tamara practiced law with a large international law firm, representing various stakeholders in complex corporate Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings in Delaware, New York, and New Jersey, and in cross-border Chapter 15 proceedings.
AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS
  • Book Awards in Corporations, Property, Advanced Problems in Bankruptcy, Legal Drafting, and Trial Practice
  • The Florida Law Review Outstanding Editor Award
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
  • Member, Bankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of Florida
  • Member, American Bar Association, Business Bankruptcy Committee
  • Member, Florida Bar Business Law Section
  • Member, International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation
  • Member, Dade County Bar Association
SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
  • Panelist, “Avoiding Malpractice in Bankruptcy: Preparing Clients for the Next Financial Meltdown,” Dade County Bar Association Annual Bench and Bar Conference, 2019
  • Moderator, “Almost Everything You Wanted to Know About Planning and Conducting an Evidentiary Hearing in Bankruptcy Court,” National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges & ABA Business Bankruptcy Committee Meeting, Washington, D.C., Fall 2019
ADMISSIONS
  • Florida Bar
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
EDUCATION
  • J.D., magna cum laude, University of Florida, Levin College of Law
  • B.A., Emory University
PRIOR AFFILIATIONS
  • White & Case LLP
  • Ehrenstein Charbonneau & Calderin

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