Tamiko Dunham Joins Nicolaides Fink Thorpe Michaelides Sullivan LLP As Partner

August 7, 2019

Nicolaides Fink Thorpe Michaelides Sullivan LLP welcomes another partner to its ranks with the addition of Tamiko A. Dunham in its San Francisco office.

Tamiko advises domestic and London-based insurers on a broad range of insurance matters. She has substantial experience handling claims strategy and evaluating coverage obligations in first and third-party claims on primary and excess levels including on policies covering commercial liability, errors and omissions, professional liability, commercial property, and directors and officers. Tamiko represents insurers in insurance coverage, bad faith, and subrogation disputes, and has successfully litigated complex insurance issues in state and federal courts through judgment and appeal.

"I am thrilled to join this national group of accomplished insurance coverage attorneys," said Tamiko. "I look forward to serving my clients as a part of a collaborative team with diverse experience and a shared focus on delivering outstanding results."

Managing Partner Richard Nicolaides noted, "Tamiko is a seasoned coverage attorney with impressive credentials and strong relationships within the insurance industry. With her experience and accomplishments, she is a valuable addition to our team which continues to expand, making Nicolaides one of the largest insurance coverage firms in the country. We are fortunate to have her on board."

Nicolaides Fink Thorpe Michaelides Sullivan LLP is a national insurance coverage law firm representing international insurers and underwriters in jurisdictions throughout the United States from offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, and White Plains. Widely recognized as a market leader and ranked as a top-tier insurance coverage firm in the esteemed Chambers USA guide for the past two years, Nicolaides is also included in Law360's 2018 and 2019 Glass Ceiling Reports as one of "The Best Law Firms for Female Attorneys" in the United States. In addition, Law360 featured founding partners Monica Sullivan and Sara Thorpe in its "Female Powerbroker" series. Most recently, Managing Partner Richard Nicolaides appeared in Law360's "Law Firm Leaders" column.