Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D.
- Honors Moot Court Internal Competition
- Best Oralist Semi-Final Round
- Best Overall Team
- Runner-Up Best Overall Brief
- Journal of International Law
- Senior Comments Editor
- Honors Moot Court Internal Board
- Advocacy Chair
- Women and Law: Benefit Chair
- Research Assistant to Dean of Santa Clara Law: Lisa Kloppenberg
- CALI Excellence for the Future Award
Simon Fraser University, B.A.
- Communications major, Sociology minor
- First Class Honors
- Dean’s Honor Roll
- Judicial Extern for the Honorable Justice Nathan Mihara of the Sixth District Court of Appeal, California
Tamarah Prevost is an Associate at Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy, LLP, practicing in a wide range of civil litigation areas including employment law, antitrust litigation, and consumer rights.
Ms. Prevost has represented employees in wide variety of employment disputes in state and federal court as well as arbitration proceedings. Her cases have included those involving stock options and start-up companies, whistleblowers, and victims of discrimination and harassment. Ms. Prevost is a member of the Bar Association of San Francisco, the San Mateo County Bar Association, and is a repeat panelist speaker at the Consumer Attorneys of California Annual Convention in San Francisco.
Ms. Prevost also represents plaintiffs in the following antitrust class actions in which CPM serves as interim lead or co-lead counsel:
- In re Broiler Chicken Antitrust Litigation, No. 1:16-cv-08637 (N.D. Ill.)
- In re Lithium Ion Batteries Antitrust Litigation, No. 13-MD-02420 YGR (N.D. Cal)
- In re Capacitors Antitrust Litigation, No. 3:14-cv-03264-JD (N.D. Cal.)
- In re Resistors Antitrust Litigation, No. 5:15-cv-03820-RMW (N.D. Cal.)
Ms. Prevost received her J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law where Ms. Prevost was named the Best Oral Advocate in the Semi Final Round of Santa Clara Law’s Honors Moot Court Competition and was published in the Santa Clara Journal of International Law. She also received the CALI Award for her Leadership for Lawyers class and maintained a heavy involvement in the Women and Law Association.
Prior to law school, Ms. Prevost lived in Vancouver, British Columbia, obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree with First Class Honors from Simon Fraser University. She also lived in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica volunteering at a non-profit organization committed to alleviating poverty for the indigenous population. While living in Vancouver, Ms. Prevost was also actively involved in the Rotary Club of New Westminster and worked at the Justice Education Society, on various violence against women initiatives.
Ms. Prevost sits on the Board of CORA (Communities Overcoming Relationship Abuse), San Mateo County’s only provider of comprehensive intimate partner abuse prevention services. She is also a member of the Board of Directors for the Digital Moose Lounge, a non-profit organization that serves as the first point of contact for Canadians new to the Bay Area. Ms. Prevost regularly volunteers at her law school’s moot court competitions.
- February 8, 2019Daily Journal