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Tammy Haney practices primarily in the areas of real estate, municipal law and secured lending. Ms. Haney concentrates her practice in commercial and residential development, acquisitions, dispositions, leasing, and financing.

She also has experience with municipalities, public utilities and other public entities related primarily to real estate acquisitions, dispositions, development, rights of way, eminent domain and recreational trails (including rails to trails). Ms. Haney has been an instructor at Indiana University/Purdue University at Indianapolis, and provides educational instruction to legal and real estate-focused organizations.

Representative Experience

  • Represented national homebuilder in multiple acquisitions and developments including creation of declarations of covenants and formation of homeowners associations
  • Represented municipal client in acquisition of over 200 separate parcels for development of public trail system
  • Represented national developer in multiple acquisitions and financing transactions, including negotiation of loan documents and providing enforceability and local counsel opinions
  • Represented national banking association in acquisition, disposition and development of several branch bank locations
  • Represented publicly traded REIT in refinancing loans and in providing local counsel opinions
  • Represented public traded company in refinancing loan with properties in several locations
  • Represented publicly traded REIT in developing and leasing a number of projects
  • Represented publicly traded company in leasing multiple sites
  • Represented shopping center developer in sale of property to major anchor
  • Represented national retail company in acquisition, development and leasing activities
  • Represented national health care company in acquisition and development of assisted living facilities
  • Represented regional developer in creating mixed-use condominium project documents and owners association
  • Represented non-profit organization in purchase and sale of headquarters
  • Represented developer in acquisition of apartment property and conversion to condominium development
  • Represented residential builder in development of residential project involving a number of mixed uses
  • Represented municipal and public entities in acquisition and disposition of real property, including easements
  • Represented local, regional and national clients in drafting and negotiating retail, office and industrial leases for various types of space

Professional Associations

  • International Municipal Lawyers Association, Indiana State Chair (2011-present)
  • Carmel Rotary, Member (2012-present)
  • Hamilton County Republican Party, Vice Precinct Committeeperson (2002-present)
  • Friends of the Carmel-Clay Public Library, Board Member & Bookstore Volunteer (2014-2019)
  • One Zone, Civic Pride Awards Selection Committee (2011-2016)
  • Hamilton County Leadership Academy, HCLA Class of 2009; Member of Curriculum & Alumni Committees (2010-2011)
  • United Way of Central Indiana, Hamilton County Advisory Board Member (2010-2017)
  • Carmel Repertory Theatre, Board Member 2010-2011
  • Carmel International Arts Festival, Volunteer 2000-2007; Committee Chair (2000-2004)
  • Lutheran Child and Family Services, Board Member (1998-2000)
  • Heritage Christian Parent Teacher Association, Member & Committee Chair (2003-2015)
  • Ball State University Cardinal Women's Connections, Member (2009-2013). This Committee raised funds for, and awarded internship scholarships to, female undergraduate students.
  • Butler University Tri Delta Sorority, Advisor (2010-2012)
  • Cornerstone Lutheran Church, Member (1997-present); Education Leader (1999-2004 & 2006-2010)

Awards & Recognitions

  • AV® Peer Review rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Indiana University School of Law Fellowship
  • American Jurisprudence Prize, Highest Grade in Gift and Estate Tax

Seminars & Presentations

  • Public/Private Partnerships in Developing Real Estate (ICLEF)
  • Indiana Real Estate Practice for Paralegals (Half-Moon Seminar)
  • Real Estate Title to Real Property (Professional Education Systems, Inc.)
  • Indiana Real Estate Practice for Paralegals (Clearwater Information Systems)
  • Keys to a Successful Real Estate Transaction (National Business Institute)
  • Identifying Land Use Concerns (Clearwater Information Systems Paralegal Seminar)


  • Legal Lean Sigma® White Belt


  • J.D., magna cum laude, Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Bloomington, Indiana, 1990
    • Moot Court
    • Order of the Coif
  • B.A., Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, 1986

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Indiana (1990)


Governmental Affairs and Public Advocacy

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November 4, 2020

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