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Dominique Pollara JD'84

Presidential Appointee

Dominique Pollara HeadshotDominique was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and raised in upstate New York. She graduated from Vermont Law School in 1984, after which she practiced for 10 years in Upstate New York before relocating to Sacramento, California in 1994. Dominique is the managing partner of Pollara Law Group in Sacramento. Her practice focuses on medical malpractice defense and medical professional advocacy.

She is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, having held numerous leadership positions both locally and nationally. She is also a member of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, the International Society of Barristers, and the American College of Trial Lawyers. She has tried more than 39 cases to verdict in California, Nevada, and New York.

Dominique spends her non-working time cycling in the foothills around Sacramento and elsewhere and enjoying the company of her long time companion Kurt and her dogs.