Tara Paul is a member of the Water Practice Group and represents public agencies and investor-owned utilities. Her practice is focused on water rights, and her experience includes representing clients in complex water rights litigation. Ms. Paul also provides legal counseling and advice to public agencies regarding regulatory compliance, including issues related to the Brown Act, Public Records Act, Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA), and California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA).
Prior to joining Nossaman, Ms. Paul served as a clerk with the 5th District of the California Court of Appeal. She was also awarded a Fellowship at the University of Cambridge Lauterpacht Centre for International Law where she researched the role of natural resources laws in post-conflict countries.