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Matthew Tarasevich

Matthew Tarasevich

Matthew Tarasevich is the Treasurer of Portland English as a Second Language Scholarship Fund.

Matt is co-chair of Bernstein Shur's Labor and Employment Law Practice Group, and a member of the Municipal and Regulatory Practice Group and Litigation Group. He provides counsel to the firm's public and private sector clients on employment, labor and personnel matters and represents clients in labor and employment litigation in the courts, as well as at the Maine Human Rights Commission and the Maine Labor Relations Board. Matt is recognized by Best Lawyers in America for his work in labor and employment. He is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell the highest ranking available from this national legal assessment organization.

Matt received a BS from the University of Rhode Island in 1982 and a JD from Northeastern University School of Law in 1994. Prior to attending law school, Matt was a commercial fisherman and owned two commercial draggers.

Matt is married and has three children. His family has hosted foreign students in their home over the years.