About Tara

Tara English was an associate with Reed, Armstrong, Mudge and Morrissey, P.C. from 1996 to 2000, and has been of counsel with the firm since 2006. She practices in the areas of civil litigation and insurance law, with an emphasis on research, analytical writing and appellate matters.

Tara grew up in Highland, Illinois and graduated from Highland High School in 1989.

While in law school, she interned with the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Illinois, the United States Attorney’s Office for the Central District of Illinois, and the Madison County State’s Attorney’s Office.

Successfully argued five cases before the Fourth and Fifth District Illinois Appellate Courts.
Counsel of record in reported appellate decisions including
Wells v. Endicott, 2013 IL App (5th) 110570,
Kellermann v. Car City Chevrolet-Nissan, Inc., 306 Ill.App.3d 285, 713 N.E.2d 1285, 239 Ill.Dec. 435 (5th Dist. 1999),
Flatt v. Country Mut. Ins. Co., 289 Ill.App.3d 1097, 682 N.E.2d 1228, 225 Ill.Dec. 151 (4th Dist. 1997).
Has tried several personal injury cases in Madison County, obtaining winning verdicts for her clients in three consecutive cases.
Has briefed cases filed with the Fourth and Fifth District Illinois Appellate Courts, and with the Illinois Supreme Court, addressing issues involving underinsured motorist coverage, premises liability, vehicular negligence, insurance law, workers’ compensation, and civil procedure.

University of Chicago, B.A., History, 1993.
University of Illinois, J.D., 1996, magna cum laude

Illinois Bar

Illinois State Bar Association
Madison County Bar Association