TAMMI A. CALARCO

Associate Litigation Counsel

 

Ms. Calarco practices litigation, real estate, landlord tenant, and condominium law. She has successfully argued cases in both county and circuit courts in the State of Florida. She pays attention to the details and facts of each case and applies the law accordingly. When discussing cases, Tammi’s passion for law and justice is immediately noticed in both her voice inflection and her body language. She gives each case her personal attention and is sure to make each client comfortable in the decision-making process.

 

Prior to law school, Tammi was a paralegal and legal assistant for over 16 years. She worked on cases concerning litigation, labor and employment, corporate, contracts, healthcare corporate, real estate, and other areas of law. Tammi also served on a board of directors of a condominium association, giving her experience in handling homeowner matters with condominiums.

 

Tammi gives back to the community as a child advocate by volunteering her time with the State of Florida’s Guardian ad Litem program as both an Attorney ad Litem and a Certified Guardian ad Litem that looks out for the best interest of the child in dependency cases. During law school, she served as a Guardian ad Litem for Kids’ Voice of Indiana in family law cases. She has also contributed her time to pro bono work with Dade Legal Aid’s Put Something Back Program. Tammi has also volunteered her time with numerous organizations including the Miami Children’s Home Society, Family Resource Center, Wildlife Care Center, and the American Red Cross.

 

In addition, Tammi is also an active member in many voluntary bar associations. She serves on the board of directors for the Dade County Bar Association and is a committee chairperson for the Miami-Dade Florida Association for Women Lawyers. Tammi takes pride in serving the law community and the community at large.

 

EDUCATION

· Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, J.D.

      -Cali Award for Juvenile Essay: Selfies & Child Pornography: The Punishment Does Not Fit The                Crime When Juveniles Expose Themselves To Other Juveniles

     Internships:

       -Law Clerk for Judge Alan Fine, Miami-Dade County Court, Florida Dependency Division

       -Legal Intern for Miami-Dade Office of the State Attorney Career Criminal/Felony Robbery Division

       -Law Clerk for Judge Mark Stoner, Marion Superior Court, Indiana Criminal Division

· Florida International University, B.A.

       -Class Valedictorian, Summa Cum Laude

       -Dean’s List

 

BAR ADMISSIONS

· Florida

 

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

· The Florida Bar

· Dade County Bar Association

· Broward County Bar Association

· Miami-Dade Florida Association for Women Lawyers

· Greater North Miami Chamber of Commerce

· Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society