Tara Swartz | Boston Employment Lawyer
- Status: In Good Standing
Criminal, DUI-DWI, Felony, Misdemeanor, White Collar CrimeBoston, MA 02109 (Suffolk County)
Accident & Injury, Workers' Compensation, Car Accident, Personal Injury, Slip & Fall AccidentBoston, MA 02109 (Suffolk County)
Federal Appellate Practice, Tax Litigation, White Collar Crime, Legal Malpractice, Divorce & Family LawBoston, MA 02108 (Suffolk County)
Tara M. Swartz represents employees and students in all phases of litigation, including in state and federal courts, administrative proceedings, mediation, arbitration, and appeals. Ms. Swartz's practice concentrates on claims arising in the workplace and at educational institutions. Her employment practice includes a wide range of cases, such as discrimination and retaliation, sexual harassment, violations of the Family and Medical Leave, other state and federal statutory actions, and employment contract and tort claims. She is well versed in state and federal civil service and the federal EEO process.
In the education context, Ms. Swartz concentrates on claims of discrimination and in particular works with students and institutions to develop and implement reasonable accommodation plans.
Ms. Swartz is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst (BA, BS '98), where she was a full-scholarship athlete on the Women's Gymnastics Team, and Northeastern University School of Law (JD '01).
|Attorney||Swartz Law, LLC||N/A||June 2011-Present|
|Attorney||Pontikes & Swartz, LLC||N/A||April 2008-May 2011|
|Attorney||Siegel, Wagner & Swartz, LLC||N/A||2005-2008|
|University of Massachusetts||B.A.||Journalism||1998|
|State / Court||Date|
|U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit||2003|
|U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts||2002|
- Member, Boston Bar Association
Member, Massachusetts Bar Association
Member, Massachusetts Employment Lawyers Association
Member Women's Bar Association of Massachusetts
Honors & Awards
- Rising Star, New England Super Lawyers (2013)
Rising Star, Massachusetts Super Lawyers (2007, 2008, 2009)
- 'But-For' Causation Needed to Prove Retaliation Claim, Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly (2012)
The Big Picture, Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly (2008)
100 State Street
Boston, MA 02109
Serving the Boston, MA area.