Tara represents clients in complex litigation, and focuses on representing people injured by pharmaceutical products.
Tara has extensive experience representing clients in high stakes litigation. She has represented numerous clients in federal and state litigation, at both the trial and appellate levels.
Tara graduated with honors from Washington University School of Law in St. Louis, receiving the Order of the Coif, Dean’s List, Honor Scholar, and Scholar in Law awards. During law school, she served as an Executive Articles Editor for the Washington University Journal of Law and Policy, received the High Oralist Award in the Oral Advocacy Competition, and was awarded the Don Sommers Award in Professional Responsibility. Tara also was an intern for Missouri Supreme Court Judge Richard B. Teitelman and for the United States Attorneys’ Office for the Eastern District of Missouri.
Prior to joining Schlichter, Bogard & Denton, LLP, Tara worked for a large firm in St. Louis. From 2005 to 2007, she served as a judicial law clerk to the United States District Judge Stephen N. Limbaugh, Sr. in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri.
Tulane University, B.S.M., 2000, cum laude
Washington University School of Law, J.D., 2005, Order of the Coif
Admitted: New York (2006); Missouri (2007); Illinois (2008).