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Wiggin and Dana LLP

256 CHURCH STREET, PO BOX 1832, NEW HAVEN, CT O6508-1832, USA
Tel:
Work +1 203 498 4400
Fax:
Fax +1 203 782 2889
Web:
www.wiggin.com/
Connecticut, Stamford

Tamia Simonis

Tel:
Work 203-363-7647
Email:
Web:
www.wiggin.com/Tamia-Simonis
Wiggin and Dana LLP

Work Department

Digital Media and Technology, India, Intellectual Property, and Outsourcing and Technology.

Position

As a Partner in Wiggin and Dana's Outsourcing and Technology Practice Group, she has extensive experience negotiating complex, competitively bid business process outsourcing (BPO) and information technology outsourcing (ITO) transactions across North and South America, Europe, and Asia.

Tamia advises customers and suppliers in the development, procurement, distribution, implementation, maintenance, and use of technology-enabled products and services. Her experience spans a wide variety of vertical industries, including hospitality, retail, insurance, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, and financial services. She also helps clients negotiate complex software development and license transactions, agreements for robotics and data automation, strategic alliances and joint ventures, consulting and professional services engagements, and other technology-driven transactions.

Tamia has been ranked as “Up an Coming” in Chambers USA – Nationwide, Outsourcing category and noted as having a “burgeoning reputation for her abilities in supplier-side outsourcing work, with notable strengths across contract bidding processes, implementation and post-contract support.”

She is recommended in The Legal 500 U.S. 2018 editorial in the Media, Technology and Telecoms – Outsourcing practice group.

Career

Tamia’s global practice focuses on helping outsourcing and technology suppliers structure, negotiate, and document the full range of offshore and near-shore transactions. 

Education

Tamia earned her J.D. summa cum laude from Pace University School of Law and her B.S. magna cum laude as a University Honor Scholar from New York University. Tamia was selected for membership in Beta Gamma Sigma, the honor society for collegiate schools of business. During law school, Tamia served as Managing Editor of the Pace Law Review, was awarded the Academic Excellence Law Trustee Scholarship, and, as class valedictorian, received the University Faculty Award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement.


United States: Media, technology and telecoms

Outsourcing

Within: Outsourcing

Wiggin and Dana LLP specializes in advising IT suppliers and business process outsourcing providers, which it often assists with the negotiation and documentation of offshore, nearshore and onshore outsourcing transactions. Mark W. Heaphy, who heads the practice from the New Haven office, regularly assists with outsourcing transactions in the healthcare, robotics, retail and financial services sectors. Other key contacts in New Haven include John B. Kennedy and counsel Michael T. Hubbard, while Sarvesh Mahajan and Tamia Simonis practice in New York and Stamford offices, respectively.

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