Natalie D. Tarnosky
Received the 'Pro Bono Badge,' in recognition of her contribution of free legal services to the less-fortunate
Natalie Tarnosky is a litigation attorney with an emphasis in first-party coverage matters. Natalie devotes much of her practice to the representation of insurance carriers against allegations of bad faith, breach of contract, insurance code violations, and deceptive trade practices. Another portion of her practice involves the representation of professionals, such as attorneys, insurance agents, and real estate brokers, in malpractice and breach of fiduciary duty claims.
While at South Texas College of Law, Natalie was a member of the Order of Barristers, a varsity advocate for South Texas’ nationally ranked advocacy program, and a recipient of both the Dean’s Student Advocacy Service Award and the C.A.L.I. Excellence of the Future Award in First Amendment Law.
Natalie has taken the advocacy skills she first learned at law school and incorporated them into her practice in order to successfully advocate for her clients in all manner of first-party property and professional liability lawsuits.
Continued defense of and resolution of residential lawsuits resulting from recent weather catastrophes occurring throughout the state on behalf of multiple insurance carriers.
Authored motion which resulted in full dismissal of insurer in first-party theft of property matter.
Successfully represented defendant-insurer in a series of harassing and unfounded bad faith and breach of contract lawsuits filed by an insured, ultimately obtaining dismissal in two different venues.
Publications & Speaking Engagements
Education, Admissions & Activities
South Texas College of Law
National Order of the Barristers
Dean's Student Advocacy Service Award
C.A.L.I. Excellence of the Future Award, First Amendment Law
University of Houston
United States District Court of Texas
Professional and Community Activities
Austin Bar Association
AYLA Leadership Academy Class, 2020
Hot Mess Pooches Rescue and Sanctuary
American Bar Association
Tort Trial and Insurance Practice "TIPS" Section
Austin Young Lawyers Association
The Christi Center
Governance committee member