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Who We Are Attorney Tahirah Dean

Attorney Tahirah Dean

Boston Attorney

Attorney Tahirah Dean


Attorney Tahirah Dean heads Tempus Fugit Law’s immigration department. Tahirah’s practice is focused on removal defense, employment and family based-petitions - including asylum, consular processing, adjustment of status, and naturalization cases. She has experience-advising clients on different options for non-immigrant visa petitions like H1-Bs, E2s, EB-3s, and religious visas. The vast majority of Tahirah’s clients have required representation in immigration court. Her experience appearing before Boston immigration court judges has led her to understand the complexities of immigration law. Tahirah also has considerable experience working within the family courts to provide unaccompanied minors and other juveniles with the ability to continue living in the U.S under Special Immigrant Juvenile Status. In addition, Tahirah has represented many clients in USCIS interviews for those adjusting status based on marriage to a US citizen as well as those applying for naturalization.

Tahirah has worked with clients from all around the world from countries like Brazil, Syria, Guatemala, Pakistan and Liberia. Her connection to several different parts of the world enables her to better connect with her diverse clientele.

Tahirah received her law degree from Boston College Law School, and bachelor’s degree from the University of North Texas. She is licensed to practice at the Bar in Massachusetts. She is proficient in Spanish and is currently learning Portuguese and Arabic. When Tahirah is not working on immigration related pro bono projects, she spends time within her community creating youth programs and volunteering in civic engagement groups.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Immigration Lawyer’s Association
  • Boston Bar Association


  • MA Supreme Judicial Court’s 2015 Pro Bono Honor Roll
  • Pro Bono Distinction Award at Boston College Law School


  • Immigration Clinic at the Mayor's Office for Immigrant Advancement


  • Proficient Spanish
  • Beginner Portuguese

Mission Statement

Tempus Fugit Law is where you find your Local Legal Specialist. Entrepreneurial in nature and driven by technology, we make sure our clients are working with specialized attorneys in their local market place. Tempus Fugit Law serves client worldwide but we ensure great work product by matching great technology with Local Legal Expertise™.

We pride ourselves on our ability to foster and maintain excellent client relationships as a direct result of our professionalism and dedication. We guarantee timely responses to all of our client communications, and will always advocate for the best outcome in every matter. At Tempus Fugit Law, our dedicated staff has experience working with clients of all backgrounds and nationalities..


We are Entrepreneurs

At Tempus Fugit Law, we understand entrepreneurs because we are one. Our team is available to provide you with pragmatic and proactive advice to assist in the formation of your business, including, but not limited to: Contract Preparation and Review, Employment Issues, Business Litigation, and Capital Rising.

Tempus Fugit Law will provide you with attorney representation, no matter where you are in Massachusetts, or how limited your financial means, through our Limited Assistance Representation (LAR) and www.bostoncourtcoverage.com.

Tempus Fugit Law is located in downtown Boston and is a top-rated law firm. Tempus Fugit law is primarily focused on real estate closings, business services, and civil litigation. We have had great success representing plaintiffs in complex civil litigation, predominately on a contingent fee basis.

Tempus Fugit Law services include: Personal Injury & Medical Malpractice, Auto Accidents & Bike Accidents, Business & Employment Services, Wage/Hour disputes, Discrimination & Employment Litigation, Real Estate Closings & Title Work, and Lease & Development Work, and Summary Process & Eviction litigation. Tempus Fugit Law assists businesses & entrepreneurs in formation, litigation, and sale or transfer in ownership or shares of their business.

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