Tanya P. Tambling

Tanya Tambling



Phone: 510.444.4400

Fax: 510.444.4410

505 14th Street
Suite 600
Oakland, California 94612

Ms. Tambling joined the firm in 2012. In 2019, she became a Partner.

Ms. Tambling dedicates her practice to fighting for the rights of employees and victims of personal injuries in both state and federal court. Ms. Tambling represents employees in wrongful termination, wage and hour, retaliation, medical leave, discrimination, harassment, and whistleblower disputes. She works tirelessly to hold employers accountable for wage and hour violations and discriminatory practices in the workplace.

Ms. Tambling is also a zealous advocate of drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians who have been victims of an accident. She has helped her clients obtain significant awards even when they have been hit by uninsured motorists.

Ms. Tambling received her Juris Doctorate from the University of California at Davis. During law school, she participated in UC Davis’ Immigration Clinic, competed on a regional level with King Hall’s Negotiations Team, externed at Solano County Superior Court, and received the King Hall Certificate in Public Service. Ms. Tambling is admitted to practice in California, and the Northern and Eastern District Courts of California. She is also a member of the California Employment Lawyers Association, the Contra Costa County Association Labor/Employment Section, and the Alameda County Bar Association.

Prior to attending law school, Ms. Tambling was an English language instructor nationally and internationally for fourteen years. The daughter of immigrants, Ms. Tambling speaks German, and is conversant in basic Portuguese and Russian.

Super Lawyers recognized Ms. Tambling as a “Rising Star” in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.


  • J.D., University of California at Davis
  • M.A., San Francisco State University
  • B.A., University of Delaware
    cum laude