Skip to main content
Menu Icon Menu Icon
Close

Biography

Jessica L. Pollet is Counsel in the Los Angeles office of Buckley Sandler LLP. Ms. Pollet assists financial services clients with federal and state regulatory and enforcement matters, as well as a variety of litigation matters.

In recent years, Ms. Pollet has:

  • Performed qualitative fair lending and unfair, deceptive, and abusive acts, and practices assessments for financial institutions, including entities offering mortgages, auto loans, and credit cards
     
  • Defended lenders in actions alleging federal and state law violations
     
  • Provided ongoing advice to indirect auto lenders on application of federal and state law 
     
  • Assisted clients in Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) pre-enforcement and enforcement matters, including managing self-disclosures and responding to Proposed Action and Request for Response (PARR) and Notice and Opportunity to Respond and Advise (NORA) letters
     
  • Advised financial institutions on managing regulatory examinations and responding to reports of examination, including examinations involving the CFPB
     
  • Assisted financial institutions in responding to Civil Investigative Demands and subpoenas, including those issued by the CFPB and Department of Justice (DOJ)  
     
  • Prepared federal and state law surveys on various mortgage and auto lending topics, including those related to the origination and servicing

Prior to joining Buckley Sandler, Ms. Pollet was a business litigation associate in private practice. She represented clients in both federal and state enforcement agency actions, including investigations and litigations brought by the DOJ, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. Ms. Pollet represented current and former senior bank officers of a national bank, in a private class action suit alleging violations of the Securities Act of 1933 in connection with the sale of mortgage-backed securities and also in several lawsuits brought by mortgage insurers in the wake of the financial crisis. In addition, she represented senior bank officers and directors in a variety of professional liability lawsuits. Her practice further focused on the representation of entities and individuals in securities fraud, anti-trust, political corruption, and ERISA and FCPA investigations and actions.

Ms. Pollet received her J.D. and B.A. from the University of Southern California in 2009 and 2006, respectively.

In The News

  • Buckley Sandler LLP Announces Nine New Promotions for 2017

    WASHINGTON, DC (January 9, 2017) – Buckley Sandler LLP, a premier financial services, government enforcement, and litigation law firm, today announced the promotion of eight associates in four of its offices to counsel, and one of its regulatory attorneys to associate, effective January 1, 2017. “...

    In The News

Articles & Special Alerts

Education

  • J.D., University of Southern California, 2009
  • B.A., University of Southern California, 2006 (magna cum laude)

Admissions

  • California
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California

Save Biography as PDF