Tamarah Prevost is a partner at Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy, LLP, practicing in a wide range of civil litigation areas including employment law, antitrust litigation, and consumer rights. Tamarah has represented employees in a wide variety of employment disputes in state and federal court and arbitration proceedings. Her cases have included those involving stock options and start-up companies, whistleblowers, and victims of discrimination, sexual harassment, and racial profiling.
Tamarah has been selected as a Northern California “Rising Star" in Employment Litigation by San Francisco Magazine in 2018, 2019, and 2020. Ms. Prevost is a regular panelist speaker on employment litigation topics at the CAOC (Consumer Attorneys of California) Annual Conventions in San Francisco, Sonoma, and Hawaii, and is a member of the Employment Section of the American Association for Justice. She is also a regular contributor to the Daily Journal newspaper, on topics related to employment law.
Tamarah received her J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law. Tamarah was born and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree with First Class Honors from Simon Fraser University.
Practice Areas Discrimination and Sexual Harassment Employee Misclassification Employment Law ERISA Violations/Retirement Fund Mismanagement Executive Severance Negotiations FINRA Arbitrations Retaliation and Whistleblower Protection Unlawful Agreements to Suppress Wages Wage & Hour Violations
Education Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D.
Simon Fraser University, B.A.
Clerkships Judicial Extern for the Honorable Justice Nathan Mihara of the Sixth District Court of Appeal, California