Tamar S. Peltz


Practice Areas

  • Construction/Labor Law
  • Premises Liability
  • Dram Shop
  • General Liability


  • University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., cum laude (2013)
  • Union College, B.A., cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • New York (2016)
  • Florida (2013)
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TAMAR S. PELTZ joined MDAFP as an associate in 2016.  Prior to joining the firm, she drafted and negotiated healthcare contracts for a government agency.  She has also represented homeowners in foreclosure cases and consumers in bankruptcy cases.  Ms. Peltz currently focuses her practice on premises liability and construction/labor law.         


Ms. Peltz was selected to the 2021, 2022, and 2023 Super Lawyers New York City Metro Area Rising Stars list.  Each year, no more than 2.5% of lawyers in the state are selected for this honor.


  • Represents owners and general contractors in personal injury construction accidents pursuant to the New York Labor Law.
  • Represents owners, general contractors and subcontractors in contractual disputes, including indemnification claims stemming from construction agreements.
  • Represents establishments in Dram Shop liability claims.
  • Represents building owners, commercial tenants and non-profit organizations in personal injury cases, including cases involving sidewalk liability pursuant to NYC Administrative Code 7-210.
  • Represents security companies in cases involving negligent and intentional torts.
  • Obtained dismissal of New York Labor Law claims and negligence claims against a contractor based on arguments of non-involvement with the occurrence or the work.
  • Obtained dismissal of negligence claims against a building owner pursuant to 34 RCNY 2-07(b).
  • Successfully tendered defense and indemnification of claims on behalf of clients on numerous occasions.
  • Negotiated numerous favorable results for clients.  

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