Tara Plochocki



Tara Plochocki is a lawyer at Lewis Baach pllc in Washington D.C., where she handles international litigation and cross-border disputes. She has been committed to pro bono service throughout her legal career, working on Guantanamo detainee cases, representing tenants against slum landlords, and helping victims of domestic violence obtain court orders against their abusers.

During law school, Tara was a legal intern at the American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California, where she helped successfully resolve a long-standing immigration dispute involving Palestinians and their alleged financial support of a terrorist support group.

Before she became a lawyer, Tara did a variety of human rights and public interest work, including serving in the Peace Corps, working with Tibetan refugees and the exile government in India, and building cases against former dictators