THOMAS MAGAÑA focuses on corporate investigations and commercial litigation as an associate in Sidley’s office in Los Angeles.
Tom began his career at Sidley’s office in San Francisco in 2018, where he worked on a range of corporate investigations and commercial disputes. Prior to rejoining Sidley following a clerkship in the Central District of California, Tom worked as a Special Assistant U.S. Attorney in San Diego, where he gained courtroom and interviewing experience handling various stages of criminal proceedings.
Tom earned his J.D. from Harvard Law School, where he worked as a senior editor on the Harvard National Security Journal. Prior to law school, Tom served on active duty in the United States Navy as a Surface Warfare Officer from 2009 to 2014.