Yasmine Tarasewicz is a partner in the Paris office of Proskauer Rose LLP and is co-head of the international labour and employment group.

Ms Tarasewicz has been practising for more than two decades with a principal focus on French and European labour law and litigation for French and international clients. Her practice centers on collective issues with an emphasis on the employment law aspects of major reorganisations. She also appears before all of the relevant courts in matters such as wrongful dismissals, collective lay-offs and litigation against unions or works councils.

Chambers Europe notes that Ms Tarasewicz ‘is hailed by sources for her “eloquence, strong personality and superstar profile,”’ and that ‘she is widely acclaimed for her abilities and exceptional work on collective employee issues arising out of complex restructurings, as well as for her work on discrimination cases.’ The most recent edition of Legal 500 EMEA says that ‘Proskauer Rose LLP’s reputation is directly linked to the expertise and track record of practice head Yasmine Tarasewicz, who is “very impressive and really helpful in assisting clients to find their way through French employment law.”’

She is established as an opinion leader. As one of France’s leading experts in this field, she lectures and writes extensively. Her opinion and comments are sought by many experts and journalists and she hosts regular committees during which experts and clients can discuss practical employment issues.

Ms Tarasewicz is admitted to the Paris Bar and speaks French and English.