Teresa Ahonkhai, an associate at Barrack, Rodos & Bacine, focuses her practice on securities fraud litigation and has been a key member of the litigation teams that have prosecuted major securities class actions to their landmark conclusions. Before joining BR&B, Teresa represented plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of matters, including complex securities class action litigation, multi-district product liability litigation, and mass tort litigation.
Teresa is active in her community, serving on the Steering Committee of Coalition4Justice, an organization that provides a forum for dialogue and advocacy around diversity, equity and justice. She is 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, as well as 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, Teresa is a frequent lecturer for high-school and collegiate student-athletes, professional athletes and coaches.