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Tamara M. Heathcote
Practice Areas:
  • Appellate Practice
  • Construction
  • Torts
  • Toxic Torts
  • Mold Litigation
  • Toxic Substance Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Police Liability Defense
  • Premises Liability
  • Premises Liability Defense
  • Municipal
  • Municipal Defense

Orange Attorney
Tamara M. Heathcote

Phone: 714.937.1010


Languages: English

Tamara joined Lynberg & Watkins as a Partner in 2019 and focuses her practice on the defense of public entities, including the areas of general negligence, wrongful death, premises & personal injury liability, civil rights, police liability, workplace investigations, labor & employment, as well as appellate practice. Prior to joining Lynberg & Watkins, Tamara was a partner with a prominent and respected insurance defense firm for over seventeen years. In her prior role, Tamara handled litigation involving toxic and hazardous waste claims as wells as environmental and construction defect matters. Tamara has also successfully advocated for developers and contractors in claims involving construction negligence and soil stability concerns. Utilizing her education and experience, Tamara has also represented several clients in large sum proceedings related to toxic and chemical exposure allegations, as well as personal injury claims related to water intrusion and mold liability.

When Tamara is not at the office, she is most likely spending time with her family, off-roading with her husband, and training/caring for their three dogs.

Position at L&W:

  • Partner

Practice Areas:

  • Appellate Practice
  • Civil Rights
  • Construction Law
  • General Torts
  • Mold Liability Defense
  • Police Liability Defense
  • Premises Liability Defense



  • Juris Doctor
  • University of Southern California, Gould School of Law
  • 1997


  • B.S. with major in Biology, Chemistry and Toxicology
  • Ashland University
  • 1987

Bar Affiliations:

  • State Bar of California, 1997
  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, 1997
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California, 1997
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California, 2010
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 2013

Professional Affiliations:

  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Society of Toxicology, Southern California Chapter


  • Solving Water Intrusion and Mold Problems
  • Science of Mold and Deposing the Scientific Expert

Honor Societies:

  • Moot Court Honors Program

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Lynberg & Watkins, APC

1100 Town & Country Road
Suite #1450
Orange, CA 92868
United States

Law Firm Contact: Trevor Resurreccion

Tel: 714.937.1010

Fax: 714.937.1003



Member Since: 2019

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