Tara Khani has been an assistant public defender for nearly half a decade, practicing criminal defense in Miami-Dade County. Tara represents our society’s most marginalized children by fighting for them in delinquency trials, probation violation hearings, and sentencings.
Tara graduated from University of California Los Angeles, receiving a B.A. in Political Science.Tara went on to Loyola Law School of Los Angeles, where she earned her Juris Doctor. During law school, Tara worked with the Juvenile Innocence & Fair Sentencing Clinic, advocating for clients who were facing life without the possibility of parole. Tara was the Co-President of the Iranian Law Students Association. During law school,Tara also externed for the Honorable John A. Kronstadt of the United States District Court, Central District of California.