Tara N. Gaston

Tara N. Gaston is an attorney focusing on health care and antitrust law, medical malpractice, and family law (including adoption and assisted reproduction). In addition to volunteering for MSJDN, Tara is a founding board member of the Birth Rights Bar Association and a sought-after consultant on rights in pregnancy and childbirth. She is admitted to practice in New York and Washington States, as well as before the United States Supreme Court. Tara parents four children with her partner, a submariner reluctantly transitioning out of the Navy after eleven years. She is also completing a Master’s in Public Health, focusing on decision-making and outcomes in pregnancy and childbirth, with particular interest on how both are affected by the military’s culture and rank structure.