Tara Peterson Schlairet is an associate in the firm’s workers’ compensation practice area. She counsels employers and insurers through sensitive issues, claims and employment-related concerns.

Clients face a myriad of issues when they are involved in a workers’ compensation claim. Putting clients’ best interests at the forefront, Tara guides each client through legal options and nuanced decision-making that leads to best outcomes.

Balancing an aggressive defense perspective against frivolous claims, Tara honors the inherent value of reaching resolutions through collegiality and cooperation. Her approach is client-centric and cultivates integrity in all relationships, leading to favorable and cost-effective results.

Prior to joining the firm in 2018, Tara represented the interests of employers, insurance companies and servicing agents in all aspects of Florida workers’ compensation claims.


  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Remedies


  • State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Division
  • The Florida Bar, Young Lawyers Division


Outside the office, Tara enjoys spending time with her husband and young son. She practices yoga and is an avid runner too. She has completed several half marathons.


Speaking Engagements

Practice Areas

Bar Admittances

  • Georgia
  • Florida


Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School, J.D., 2012

The Ohio State University, B.A., 2010

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