Tara D. McDevitt

Tara D. McDevitt

Rockville Centre, New York

Tara D. McDevitt is an Associate with Goldberg & Connolly and is a member of the firm's Construction Practice and Litigation Group. Ms. McDevitt handles complex construction litigation claims, as well as controversies including government contracting and contract surety disputes.

Ms. McDevitt received her Bachelor of Arts degree, cum laude, from Colgate University in 2006 and graduated cum laude from St. John's University School of Law in 2010.

Ms. McDevitt is admitted to practice in New York State Courts; as well as District Courts for the Eastern, Southern and Northern Districts of the New York Federal Courts.

Areas of Practice

  • Construction
  • Complex Construction Litigation Claims
  • Government Contracting
  • Contract Surety Disputes

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of New York


  • St. John's University School of Law
    • J.D., cum laude - 2010
  • Colgate University
    • B.A., cum laude - 2006
    • Major: Behavioral Neuroscience

Honors and Awards

  • Thomson Reuters' Super Lawyers® as a Top Construction Attorney in the New York Metro Area
  • Federal Scholars Award
  • National Finalist, National Moot Court Competition
  • American College of Trial Lawyers Medal for Excellence in Advocacy