Jessica Polebaum is a litigation associate.

Ms. Polebaum joined Debevoise in 2015. She received a J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center, cum laude, in 2015. At Georgetown, she was managing editor of the Georgetown Journal of International Law, as well as a Global Law Scholar, Pro Bono Pledge Honoree, and Human Rights Institute Associate. Ms. Polebaum received a B.A., magna cum laude, from Middlebury College in 2008.

She is proficient in Spanish and Portuguese.


  • Georgetown University Law Center, 2015, J.D.
  • Middlebury College, 2008, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • New York