Tanya Koshy graduated from University of California, Berkeley School of Law in 2010. Ms. Koshy graduated from Wellesley College magna cum laude in 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Africana studies.
Ms. Koshy joined Tycko & Zavareei in 2018. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Koshy was a staff attorney at the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, where she reviewed civil appeals and presented her recommendations as to the disposition of those appeals to monthly panels of circuit judges. Through this position, she was exposed to a wide range of civil litigation matters and consumer protection issues. Prior to working at the Ninth Circuit, Ms. Koshy was a supervising staff attorney at the East Bay Community Law Center in Berkeley, California. While at the East Bay Community Law Center, she worked on administrative proceedings, civil litigation, and direct legal services aimed at removing systemic barriers to employment for people with criminal records. Ms. Koshy was also a clinical supervisor at the University of California, Berkeley School of Law and in that capacity, supervised and trained clinical law students and oversaw a weekly direct legal services clinic in Oakland, California. Prior to law school, Ms. Koshy worked as a paralegal at Neufeld Scheck and Brustin in New York City, a law firm focused on civil rights cases challenging wrongful convictions and police misconduct.
Ms. Koshy is a member of the California, Massachusetts, and New York state bars. She is also admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.