Tara Archer-Glasgow is described by peers as a "strong asset recovery lawyer" with over 20 years' experience in high-value commercial litigation.
Tara Archer-Glasgow is a highly experienced dispute resolution lawyer with over 20 years of experience in all aspects of commercial litigation including banking and compliance, employment, company law, admiralty law and industrial property. Tara is a partner at Higgs & Johnson and supervises the asset recovery unit. She chairs the intellectual property group, and is co-chair of the marketing and business development committee of the firm.
Tara has appeared as counsel in many important cases in the Supreme Court and the Court of Appeal in the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, and before the Privy Council in England. She provides legal advice to individuals, major financial service providers and global corporations regarding multi-jurisdictional litigation, shareholder disputes, fraud, asset-tracing and internal operations. She has assisted clients in the tracing and recovery of millions of dollars and represents clients in franchise and intellectual property disputes.
Tara is recognised as “an experienced, well-regarded and accomplished litigator” in Chambers Global and listed as a “recommended lawyer” by The Legal 500: Caribbean. Clients speak highly of Tara, reporting that she is “client-friendly, accessible and knowledgeable” and that she “gets the job done”. According to the Client Choice Awards, she provides “accurate, in-depth and well-researched feedback.”
Tara is actively involved with the International Bar Association (IBA), serving as vice chair of the poverty and social development subcommittee. She is a former chair of the IBA consumer litigation committee and a former law lecturer at the University of the Bahamas. Tara is often invited as a speaker to share her expertise at international and local conferences, and to provide motivational talks to young people, particularly young women, in the community.