Ms. Chasan has been litigating on behalf of self-insured businesses, shopping center owners and management, residential property managers, trash removal and recycling companies, corporations, individuals, and insurance companies since 1995. Her practice spans a large segment of the civil litigation field and has included the defense of many significant damage cases arising from vehicle, construction, premises, professional liability and product liability claims. Ms. Chasan regularly defends commercial lenders and finance companies from Fair Debt Collection Practices Act claims. Further, she has represented numerous new and used car dealerships while defending fraud, Lemon Law and Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law claims.
Ms. Chasan has extensive trial experience in Pennsylvania federal and state courts, where she has successfully tried numerous cases to verdict and has handled scores of arbitrations. Countless other cases have been favorably resolved through her aggressive negotiation, and participation in either voluntary or court-mandated mediations and arbitrations.
Ms. Chasan prides herself on the level of personal attention that she gives her clients, and strives to provide all of her clients with cost-effective and practical litigation strategies. She also regularly serves as both an arbitrator and a judge pro tempore for the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas.
Outside of her law practice, Tammy is member of the Board of Managers for the Female Hebrew Benevolent Society, and administers that organization’s Pharmacy Stipend Program. She is a past President of the Philadelphia Chapter of the Brandeis University Alumni Association, and served nationally as a past Executive Committee and Board Member of the Brandeis University Alumni Association. She is a current member of the Brandeis Alumni Admissions Counsel.
Ms. Chasan lives in the Mount Airy section of Philadelphia with her husband and daughter, a student at Germantown Friends School.
Brandeis University, (B.A., cum laude,1991)
Widener University School of Law, (J.D., cum laude, 1994)
- Pennsylvania Bar Association
- United States District Court, Eastern, District of Pennsylvania
- United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
Member of the Pennsylvania and Philadelphia Bar Associations, and Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel.
- Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished Peer Review Rating
- Selected for inclusion in Pennsylvania Super Lawyers in 2009-2011
- Brandeis University Alumni Association Young Leadership Award
- American Jurisprudence Award in Criminal Law and Procedure
- Faculty member for Dispute Resolution Institute’s 2021 Personal Injury Potpourri