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Tara C. Narayanan

Shareholder, Walnut Creek
Tel: 925.935.9400

Tara C. Narayanan

Shareholder, Walnut Creek

Tel: 925.935.9400

As a shareholder in Miller Starr Regalia’s Common Interest Development and Title Industry Practice Groups, Tara Castro Narayanan has 20 years of experience representing clients that include developers, builders, owners, title companies and insurers, in both state and federal jurisdictions. Tara helps clients operate and maintain residential, commercial and mixed-use common interest developments by preparing covenants, conditions and restrictions, land-sharing agreements, easements, bylaws, articles of incorporation and related documents.  She provides builder and developer clients with purchase documents and assists them to obtain Final Subdivision Public Reports from the California Bureau of Real Estate for residential and mixed-use developments. She also helps resolve clients’ title insurance, escrow handling, and other real property disputes, including actions to quiet title regarding easements, encroachments, and illegal subdivisions.

Tara previously served for many years on the firm’s Executive Committee.  She is also past-chair of Miller Starr Regalia’s Diversity Committee, on which she still serves, and has served on the firm’s Mentoring Committee.

J.D., University of Virginia School of Law (1997)

B.A., University of California, Berkeley (1993)

  • Phi Beta Kappa and with honors


  • Building Industry Association (BIA), Bay Area
    • Chair, Bureau of Real Estate Committee
    • Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council
  • California Building Industry Association (CBIA)
    • Legal Affairs Committee
    • Bureau of Real Estate Committee
  • California Minority Counsel Program (CMCP)
  • Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW), East Bay Chapter – Former Chair, Programs Committee
  • Contra Costa County Bar Association (CCCBA)
  • Habitat for Humanity – Pro-bono counsel
  • Leadership Contra Costa Alumni Association (LCCAA) – Board Member
  • State Bar of California



  • “Common Interest Development Law 101,” Contra Costa County Bar Association Real Estate Section, September 15, 2017
  • Tara has served as a speaker/panelist on condominium plans as well as escrow liability and developments in escrow law at the California Escrow Association’s Northern California Conference, the California Escrow Association Annual Conference, and has presented to individual escrow organizations throughout the state.
  • Tara has also addressed diversity in the legal profession in forums that include the California State Bar Annual Meeting.


  • All State Superior Courts
  • Court of Appeal of the State of California
  • District Court of California, Northern District
  • District Court of California, Central District
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of California