Tara Bright is an Attorney on the Litigation team, concentrating her practice on complex civil litigation. Tara represents a variety of clients in actions involving business disputes, construction claims, constitutional litigation, and insurance defense actions.
Tara brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the firm, having previously worked for the New York City Law Department, Office of the Corporation Counsel, where she defended the City of New York, its agencies and municipal employees against civil lawsuits, including negligence claims, premises liability actions, and allegations of constitutional violations as against law enforcement agencies. Subsequently, Tara joined the private sector where she represented clients in contractual disputes, Labor Law actions, and personal injury matters.
During the early stages of her career, Tara was honored as the “Rookie of the Year” for the City of New York and most recently, Tara received the National Black Lawyers Association “Top 40 under 40” award.
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Syracuse University College of Law, JD, 2014
East Carolina University, BS, Communications – magna cum laude