Taralynn Rena Mackay

Also known as Taralynn Mackay, RN, JD

Taralynn Rena Mackay

Administrative Law Lawyer

Austin, TX





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About Me

Taralynn Mackay is an attorney and a licensed registered nurse in Texas. Ms. Mackay is Board Certified in Administrative Law (law involved with representing health care providers before licensing boards). --- When I am not representing nurses before the Texas Board of Nursing, I try to find time to give information on my three blogs: nursinglaw.blogspot.com, nurseattorney.blogspot.com, and...

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Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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BON representation

Posted by: a Licensing client about 1 month ago.

Regardless of you knowing, you should not be under review by the BON, you need legal representation. PERIOD! Money well spent. Attorney Mackay was...

Dealing with the TX BON

Posted by: a client 2 months ago.

Excellent representation, knowledgeable, compassionate, and professional. Dealing with the BON can be an intimidating process. Taralynn handled...
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Jason D. Ray
Jason Ray

Austin, TX

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

If you are looking for a subject matter expert in nursing regulation in Texas, Taralynn is a sure bet. She understands the personalities and posture...
Timothy E. Weitz
Timothy Weitz

Austin, TX

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Co-worker

Outstanding attorney. I've worked with her on both sides of the docket for over two decades. A tenacious advocate. Practical, hardworking, honest,...
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1993 License Status: Eligible To Practice In Texas for the state of Texas.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/14/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1997 – present

McDonald, Mackay & Weitz, LLP


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1993 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Texas School of Law


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2011 2011 Outstanding Advocate Award

The American Association of Nurse Attorneys


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2007- present Member

The American Association of Nurse Attorneys

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Showing 2 of 12 publications

2012 The Collateral Damage to Nursing Licenses Caused by Nursing Board Actions

Journal of Nursing Law

2008 Insuring Your Future

Advance for Nurses

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Nursing Practice, Licensure, Nursing Jurisprudence

at Legal Concerns in Today’s Nursing Practice: How to Protect Your APRN License

2012 Nursing Law and Documentation

at Nursing Documentation, Law & Ethics

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