With over 25 years of experience, Tara Heydt has extensive experience with e-discovery in class actions, securities fraud, and other complex litigation matters. At Saxena White, in addition to document review, Ms. Heydt’s responsibilities include quality control, deposition and mediation preparation, and legal research. She was a member of the discovery teams that assisted the firm in successfully obtaining settlements against DaVita ($135 million settlement), Wells Fargo ($320 million settlement), and GTT ($25 million settlement).
Ms. Heydt began her legal career in California, where her practice focused on civil litigation. After 4 years in private practice, Ms. Heydt served as a Research Attorney with the Los Angeles County Superior Court for 12 years, where she provided judges with recommended rulings on civil law and motion matters, both pre-trial and post-trial.
Ms. Heydt received her Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, from the University of Pennsylvania and her Juris Doctor from the UCLA School of Law.