Thelma Petrucci Sterling

Associate, Los Angeles



Thelma Petrucci Sterling is a Commercial Litigation associate based in the Los Angeles office of White & Case. She advises multinational technology and social media companies in international litigation and regulatory investigations concerning privacy, data protection, consumer protection, defamation, hate speech, and intermediary liability claims.

Prior to joining White & Case, Thelma worked in the Costa Rica office of a Central American law firm where she represented multinational entertainment, technology, medical, construction, and banking companies, in complex commercial litigation.

Bars and Courts
California State Bar
Costa Rica
Master of Laws
University of Southern California
Graduate Certificate in Entertainment Law
University of Southern California
Master of Laws in Criminal Law and Criminal Procedural Law, Institute for Law Studies and Investigation (INEJ)
Juris Doctor
University of Costa Rica
Bachelor of Laws
University of Costa Rica
Post Graduate Degree in Arbitration
Universitat de Valencia