May 15, 2014 (PARIS) – Proskauer’s Paris office was recognized across a range of practices in The Legal 500 EMEA 2014, an independent guide to leading lawyers and practices in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
For the third consecutive year, the firm’s French and EU Employment Law Group, which Legal 500 calls “extremely trustworthy” and “rapid and efficient,” was ranked as a tier one practice. Partner Yasmine Tarasewicz was recognized as a “leading expert” for her “technical and legal analyses.” In addition, “highly respected” partner Béatrice Pola also received mention in this category, along with special international counsels Cécile Martin and Cédric Jacquelet, were both noted as “highly competent.”
Overall, Proskauer was recommended in France in the following six categories:
- Disputes -- International Arbitration
- EU Competition & Distribution
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Private Equity
- Private Equity: Fund Formation
The Legal 500 is an independent, unbiased guide to leading lawyers that has long been one of the most esteemed surveys of European law firms. The rankings are created by a team of independent researchers, and inclusion in the guide is solely based on their findings. Legal 500 ranks all major areas of practice on a national level and some at regional and state levels. The guide is produced by UK-based Legalease, a legal publishing house responsible for Legal Business magazine and other publications covering the European and Asian legal markets for more than 20 years.