May 9, 2017 | By Kylie Larkin — Pepperdine Law alumna Carmen J. Cole (JD ’01) has joined Polsinelli, an Am Law 100 firm, as a principal. Cole will practice labor and employment law from the firm’s Los Angeles office.
Via the Polsinelli press release:
Cole has successfully defended employers in litigation under state and federal anti-harassment and anti-discrimination statutes, as well as defended against common law claims for wrongful termination, breach of contract, defamation, invasion of privacy, and other employment-related torts.
Cole is an active member of the California Minority Counsel Program, Black Women Lawyers of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Bar Association and the Defense Research Institute. She earned her J.D. from Pepperdine University School of Law and her B.A. from California State University – Fullerton.