Tara Brailey is an associate in the Litigation Department and a member of Proskauer’s Commercial Litigation and Sports Law Groups. Her practice involves a variety of complex commercial litigation matters, with a focus on antitrust, consumer product, contract and partnership disputes. She has represented clients in both state and federal courts, as well as in arbitrations and government investigations. Tara has experience with various stages of litigation, including coordinating discovery, briefing dispositive motions, and preparing witnesses for depositions and trial.
Tara has handled matters for clients across a broad range of industries, including financial services, hospitality, technology, telecommunications, and sports and entertainment. She has particular experience counseling professional sports leagues and other clients active in the sports business.
Tara also maintains an active pro bono practice and has been awarded Proskauer’s Golden Gavel Award for excellence in pro bono work. She has represented clients in housing court, family court, and a variety of immigration proceedings. Most recently, Tara represented an immigrant detainee filing a habeas petition in federal court to a successful resolution.
Prior to joining Proskauer, Tara earned her J.D. from the UC Berkeley School of Law, where she served as an associate editor of the California Law Review and a senior article editor of the Berkeley Journal of International Law. While at Berkeley Law, Tara also served as a co-director of the California Asylum Representation Clinic, a student-run legal services project that enables law students to represent asylum-seekers under the supervision of attorneys from the East Bay Sanctuary Covenant.