Ms Jessica Taub Rosenberg > Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP
1633 BROADWAY
NEW YORK, NY 10019
United States
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Work Department

Partner

Position

Employment Practices and Litigation; Commercial Litigation

Career

Jessica Taub Rosenberg is a trial lawyer with experience representing employers and prominent senior executives in all aspects of employment-related litigation before federal and state courts, administrative agencies and arbitration panels. Jessica’s litigation experience includes defense of claims of discrimination, retaliation and harassment; disputes involving the enforcement of employment contracts and non-competition covenants; and tort claims such as fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, tortious interference and defamation.

Jessica also advises clients on a broad variety of subjects, including: terminations and other disciplinary actions; employment, consulting and separation agreements; investigations of alleged harassment and other employee misconduct; employment policies and practices; and litigation avoidance. In addition, Jessica conducts trainings for clients with a focus on Anti-Harassment, Professional Conduct and Best Practices for Human Resources Professionals.

Jessica has been recognized as a “Rising Star” in the 2014-2016 editions of New York Metro Super Lawyers in the area of Employment & Labor.

Prior to joining Kasowitz, Jessica served as an Assistant District Attorney in the New York County District Attorney’s Office from 2005 to 2008 where she prosecuted violent crime, grand larceny, identity theft, narcotics and firearm crimes. Jessica also was an Adjunct Professor of Trial Advocacy at Fordham University School of Law (Fall 2007 and Spring 2009).

Memberships

New York; U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York

Education

Fordham University School of Law (J.D., Stein Scholar, 2005); Emory University (B.A., Phi Beta Kappa, Summa Cum Laude, 2002)

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Labor and employment > Labor and employment disputes (including collective actions): defense

Led by experienced trial lawyers, the team at Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP acts for a diverse range of clients, including individuals and businesses in the financial services, real estate, retail, and health care spaces, and is able to handle discrimination, harassment and retaliation claims, wages and hour class actions, enforcement of non-compete clauses, and the full range of enforcement matters before key agencies. The practice is led by Mark W. Lerner , an experienced employment litigator who acts for a number of high-profile clients across wage and hour actions, employee raiding, termination, and harassment claims, among others, while Jessica Taub Rosenberg , a consistent litigator on behalf of senior executives and employers facing a variety of labor claims, is another key senior team member. All lawyers mentioned are in New York.