Tara K. Walsh

Tara K. Walsh is an associate with the Firm.  Her practice is devoted to the areas of criminal and municipal court defense. Ms. Walsh has tried numerous municipal and superior court cases, to include two high-profile criminal cases before the Monmouth County Superior Court Criminal Division. Ms. Walsh has also served as the Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Thomas F. Scully, Presiding Judge of the New Jersey Superior Court Criminal Division in the Monmouth County Superior Court for the 2010-2011 term. During her clerkship, Ms. Walsh handled a variety of criminal matters including drug court appeals, municipal appeals, suppressions, violations of probation and petitions for post-conviction relief.

Ms. Walsh guest lectures before the Monmouth Bar Association on various developments in the practices of municipal court defense and criminal defense. She is a member of the Monmouth Bar Association where she serves on the Municipal Court Committee. She is also a member of the Inns of Court and the New Jersey State Bar Association. She also serves as Secretary and Board Member of the Associate Board of Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children (CASA), a non-profit charitable organization.

Ms. Walsh received her Juris Doctorate from New York Law School in 2010. While attending law school, Ms. Walsh was selected to participate in the Advocacy of Criminal Cases program. She received her Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude from Syracuse University in 2007, with concentrations in Political Science and Public Relations. While attending Syracuse University, Ms. Walsh was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa and Golden Key International honor societies, served in numerous elected positions in her sorority, Alpha Chi Omega, and served as a student advocate for Vera House, a non-profit charitable organization.


Mayumi Smith
  • Inn of Court, Barrister
  • Monmouth County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • New Jersey State Bar Association


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  • Syracuse University, B.A., 2007
  • New York Law School, J.D., 2010


  • New Jersey Bar, 2010