Dara Tarkowski

Dara Tarkowski

Chief Innovation Strategist

quointec, llc

Dara Tarkowski is a renowned legal expert shaping the future of law, technology and highly regulated industry. As a published author, keynote speaker, and the co-founder of the legal-tech start-up quointec, she is an outspoken voice on how technology is impacting the future of delivering legal and compliance advice to financial services companies.

Dara is also the Managing Partner of Actuate Law, a boutique law firm based in Chicago, Illinois. Dara’s legal practice centers around regulatory advocacy, compliance and litigation for the financial services industry. She also counsels clients on data privacy, cybersecurity, information governance, and data breach response.

Dara is a regular contributor to the podcast Breaking Banks and recently launched her own podcast - Tech on Reg, featuring a wide range of guests and experts across sectors and discussing the intersection of law, technology and the regulatory framework in which businesses operate.

Dara is also outspoken voice on issues related to diversity and gender equality and a proud alum of Money 20/20’s Rise Up program.