The Civil Justice Program at Loyola Law School honored Los Angeles partner Debra E. Pole with its Champion of Justice Award. She was recognized for her commitment to excellence in the legal profession and her leadership in advocating for equal access to justice. Debra was presented with the award during a tribute dinner where 500 friends, lawyers and family members honored Debra and fellow award recipients.
Debra is a partner in Sidley’s Los Angeles Litigation group and a former member of the firm’s Executive Committee. She trains, supervises and manages a number of lawyers and paraprofessionals in the Products Liability and Mass Torts practice in Los Angeles. Debra is one of the firm’s global leaders in the products liability area and also a member of the firm’s West Coast Accounting and Finance Committee. She is a seasoned trial lawyer with experience in multi-district litigation, class actions and products liability litigation.