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Tamara Schwartz

New York City Family Court
Court Attorney Referee
New York, NY, USA

Tamara Schwartz serves as a Court Attorney Referee in the New York County Family Court.  She presides over permanency hearings in child protective, voluntary foster care, and destitute child cases.  She also presides over the Transitional Planning Court Part (TPC).  The TPC uses specialized protocols to meaningfully include and enhance outcomes for youth aging out of foster care.  In addition, Referee Schwartz presides over hearings and conferences in child custody, guardianship and order of protection matters.  Prior to her appointment, she served as a court attorney to the Hon. Sara P. Schechter, the Hon. Gloria Sosa-Lintner and the Hon. Marian Shelton in the NYC Family Court.  Referee Schwartz earned a B.S. from Northwestern University and a J.D. cum laude from Boston University School of Law.

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