Federal Courthouse Square
300 N. Travis
Sherman, Texas 75090
877-EDTEXAS (Toll Free)
4949 Hedgcoxe, Suite 230
Plano, Texas 75024
Tara Cunningham is a seasoned trial lawyer who began her legal career prosecuting and defending criminal matters and currently handles a wide variety of civil litigation. Whether planning ahead or dealing with a challenging situation, she relies on her extensive experience to help clients effectively navigate their most critical legal matters.
Over the past decade, Tara has taken more than 30 cases to jury trial and handled approximately 20 appeals. In her former role as a Dallas County Assistant District Attorney, Tara won 100 percent of the appeals she handled.
Tara is an outcome-oriented attorney who is known for providing fierce advocacy for her clients. She develops a customized approach for every case, whether that means structuring an efficient resolution or building a focused preparation for trial.
Many cases are resolved before they get that far, and Tara always works to find a favorable resolution with her clients’ best interests in mind. She uses comprehensive strategies with proven tactics, consistent client communication, and adherence to litigation guidelines to achieve the optimum outcomes for her clients.
Areas of Practice
- Business Litigation
- Product Liability
- Intellectual Property Litigation
- Fiduciary Duty Disputes
- Defamation Claims
- Deceptive Trade Practices
- Construction Litigation
- Criminal Defense
- Eastern District of Texas, 2021
- Texas Courts, 2009
- Tennessee State University, Nashville, Tennessee, B.B.A., 2005
- University of Illinois College of Law, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, J.D., 2008