Tammie C. Alexander
(304) 598-8110
Office: Morgantown
J.D. West Virginia University
B.A. Wheeling Jesuit University
Licensure: WV
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Tammie Clark Alexander assists clients with banking, real estate, commercial transactions, title insurance, and construction law matters. Since joining Steptoe & Johnson, Tammie has been involved in more than $125M in construction and development projects for a variety of clients, including local, regional, and national developers.

Tammie is well versed in navigating the intricate nature of working on large scale projects involving multiple property owners, governmental agencies, and financial investors. An entrepreneur at heart, Tammie understands that the key to successfully representing her clients is to become part of their team and understand the inner-workings of her clients' business, giving her a greater understanding of the bottom line impact of legal decisions.

Tammie's experience as vice president and general counsel of a nationally recognized bank, and president of one of its subsidiaries, brings a unique banking industry perspective to her practice.  Tammie is the practice group leader for the Banking, Real Estate, and Financial Services Practice Group and serves on the firms Strategic Planning Committee.

Work Experience

2009 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2005-2008 Vice President & General Counsel, Centra Bank, Inc.
2005-2008 President, Title Services, Inc.
2003-2005 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
1998-2002 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC (Paralegal)

Speaking Engagements

Ms. Alexander has given numerous presentations on the topics of Identity Theft, Mortgage Fraud, and Tips for Avoiding Computer-Based Banking Scams. She also conducts training for commercial and residential mortgage lenders. Currently, Ms. Alexander can frequently be found speaking at various contractor association events providing tips on avoiding risks associated with green construction projects.

Key Experience

Counseled client with the construction and development of a multi-phase apartment complex, including drafting various documents for the reciprocal use of roads and amenities, and the preparation, review, and negotiation of loan documents for multi-million dollar construction loan
Assisted client in the successful development of a mixed-use subdivision including commercial, residential, and church properties. Representation included establishing criteria for development standards, and drafting, reviewing, and negotiating various documents including a complex master association agreement.
As in-house counsel, trained bank personnel on identifying mortgage fraud and computer-based banking scams

Memberships & Awards

West Virginia Executive Sharp Shooter Award 2017
West Virginia Living Magazine Wonder Woman Award 2016
American Bar Association
West Virginia Bar Association
West Virginia State Bar
West Virginia State Bar Real Estate Division Chair
Monongalia County Bar Association
The State Journal, Generation Next 40 Under 40 (2008)
West Virginia Habitat for Humanity Outstanding Board Member 2012