Tara J. Rose

200 Public Square
Suite 2800
Cleveland, Ohio 44114

As an associate in Hahn Loeser’s real estate and construction practices, Tara J. Rose assists clients with real estate transaction work, leasing, acquisition and disposition, construction contracts, easements, and real estate and construction litigation, including construction defects, tax appeals, land use and zoning, and breach of purchase/sales agreements.

Tara’s clients benefit from her proactive and responsive approach to client service, as she views every client as a priority. As a result of her strong legal foundation, Tara always takes the time to understand a client’s needs, advocate and obtain results.

Professional History

  • Associate, Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP, 2020-present
  • Associate, Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC, 2015-2020
  • Associate, Tayfel & Associates, LLC, 2014-2015
  • Case Manager/Legal Assistant, Ku & Mussman, P.A., 2011-2015


“Breaking News in the Construction Industry: Residency Quota for  City Contractors,” JD Supra-Morning Brief, 2019

“To Airbnb or not to Airbnb: Five questions to consider before listing property for short-term rental”, JD Supra – Morning Brief, 2019

“The Grand Slam of Project Success”, Co-Presenter, Ohio Contractor’s Association Winter Conference, 2017

Calling all Flipsters: How to Keep your Flip from Becoming a Flop,” Crain’s Cleveland, 2017

“Denoting the Denominator,” Co-Author, Properties Magazine, 2017

“Crossing into the Global Village,” Co-Author, Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Journal, 2016

“Will You Pass the Test?” Properties Magazine, 2016




Florida International University College of Law, J.D., 2014

Honors & Activities: Dean’s List, CALI Award for Excellence Recipient in Legal Skills and Values II, ACLU – Secretary


University of Akron, B.A., International Business, 2010

Honors & Activities: Dean’s List, International Business Association Member, Alpha Delta Pi Sorority Member; Intramural Chair 2007-2010

Community Involvement

Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, Leadership Academy Class of 2020, Candidate


Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, Member, Women in Law Section, Social Justice Committee; 2015- present


Stonebrook Montessori, Board Member and Secretary, 2016-present


NAWIC, Member, 2018- present


CREW Network, Member, 2018- present


Special Olympics of Northeastern Ohio, Volunteer, 2015- present

Awards & Distinctions

Ones to Watch, Best Lawyers®, Construction Law; Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law; Land Use and Zoning Law; Real Estate Law, 2021-22


Super Lawyers Rising Star, Land Use & Zoning, 2019- 21

Bar Admissions

State of Ohio, 2014


U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio