E. Teresa Ahonkhai, Associate
Philadelphia, PA

e: tahonkhai@barrack.com
p: 215/963-0600
f: 215/963-0838

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E. Teresa Ahonkhai

E. Teresa Ahonkhai, Associate
Philadelphia, PA

e: tahonkhai@barrack.com
p: 215/963-0600
f: 215/963-0838

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E. Teresa Ahonkhai, an associate in Barrack, Rodos & Bacine‚Äôs Philadelphia office, is a graduate of Georgetown University School of Foreign Service (1997, B.S. International Politics & Spanish) and Temple University Beasley School of Law (2002, J.D.).  Before joining Barrack, Ms. Ahonkhai represented plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of matters, including: complex securities class action litigation, multi-district product liability litigation and mass tort litigation in diverse industries.  At BR&B, Ms. Ahonkhai represents investors in class and derivative actions, including cases involving securities fraud, shareholder rights and corporate governance. Ms. Ahonkhai was a member of the litigation team that prosecuted In re American International Group, Inc. 2008 Securities Litigation, which resulted in a $970.5 million settlement for defrauded investors, among the largest recoveries ever achieved in a securities fraud class action arising from the 2008 financial crisis.

Ms. Ahonkhai serves as a volunteer for Big Brothers Big Sisters, a mentoring organization that pairs at-risk youth with positive role models with the goal of overcoming otherwise significant barriers to success and for Metropolitan Area Neighborhood Nutrition Alliance (MANNA), a non-profit that prepares and delivers nutritional meals and nutrition services at no cost to individuals in need.  A former college and professional basketball player, Ms. Ahonkhai is a frequent lecturer for high-school and collegiate student-athletes and coaches.

 

Education:
  • Georgetown University, School of Foreign Service (B.S. 1997)
  • Temple University School of Law (J.D. 2002)
Admissions:
  • Pennsylvania, 2002