September 7, 2022
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP is proud to announce that Houston office managing partner Tammy Brennig has been named a Women Who Mean Business 2022 honoree by the Houston Business Journal. The Women Who Mean Business Awards celebrate women in leadership roles across 12 industry categories who have demonstrated career excellence and community involvement. Brennig was among 11 women named to the Outstanding Business Leaders in Law category.
Brennig is managing partner of the firm’s Houston office, serves as an ex officio member of the firm’s Executive Committee and is a member of the firm’s Opinion Committee. As a highly regarded, long-time corporate finance partner, Brennig represents some of the most recognizable private and public companies in the energy and financial services sectors. She has an extensive practice that includes the representation of financial institutions, institutional investors and corporate borrowers in all types of secured and unsecured financing transactions. Brennig routinely represents large commercial banks in connection with syndicated credit facilities in a broad range of industries, including energy, technology, construction, automotive, death care, real estate and financial products and services.
In addition to her work, Brennig has focused on improving diversity through mentoring and supporting younger lawyers. For many years she served as the firmwide hiring partner, recruiting new lawyers to the firm. She also served on the firm’s Diversity Committee, Women’s Initiative Team and Associates Committee, spearheading the creation of flexible work path programs and leadership programs for women and overseeing mentorship programs for attorneys with diverse backgrounds. Personally, Brennig regularly serves as a one-on-one mentor for young lawyers, and has worked to improve the careers of new and would-be lawyers by assisting in the creation of orientation programs to provide career development guidance to law students at The University of Texas and the University of Houston.